We recognize that leaders in higher education face significant challenges. They include seeking to meet objectives with ever-shrinking budgets, maintaining a positive work environment, managing administrative and business matters, addressing student concerns, ensuring sustainable and green environments and responding to ever-changing technology.
Venable lawyers understand the broad spectrum of legal issues facing colleges and universities. Our nationally recognized Higher Education Practice attorneys draw on their extensive experience in order to provide cost-effective, practical solutions that are specifically designed for educational settings and consistent with an institution’s mission.
We represent academic institutions of all sizes, denominations and philosophies. Our experience and ability to understand the nuances that are specific to higher education enable us to develop strategies that foster the growth and sustainability of our clients. Committed to providing strategic answers and workable solutions, Venable advocates legal strategies that take into account a school's need to operate its business in a manner sensitive to fiduciary obligations and financial challenges.