Keep Your Negotiations On Track With Seasoned Legal Guidance
Cogdill Nichols Rein Wartelle Andrews (CNRWA) is a valuable ally and asset for school educators preparing for, or engaged in, collective bargaining, contract negotiations and related circumstances. Our teacher clients bring us their concerns regarding:
- Organized labor of school educators
- Any legal questions related to governance of the Washington Education Association (WEA)
- WEA organizing
- Preparation for strikes
- Union rights
- Union negotiations
- Contracts and bargaining
- Contract negotiations
- Collective bargaining
- Issues related to quality of education
- Living wage issues
- Teacher certification and certification of other instructional staff
- Social media-related issues
- Disciplinary action
- School district investigations
- Administrative hearings
Our law firm is proud to support our valuable public educators through legal advocacy in key areas such as those listed above. We work with teachers in dozens of Washington school districts, both individually and through organizations of educators. We advise teachers on critical issues involving public policy, school district decision-making and grievance resolution.
Critical Assistance With Special Education Law
Special education is an example of an area of school and education law that we advise educators on. We represent teachers in matters such as disciplinary actions related to compliance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, behavioral complaints, and due process hearings and appeals.
A Tradition Of Excellence
Established in the 1960s, CNRWA has earned a strong reputation in school and education law as well as other employment and labor law matters. Our education law attorneys welcome inquiries from individual teachers as well as teacher organizations.