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Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Shipman is a full-service law firm with offices in Connecticut, New York and Washington D.C. We understand the complex issues and the unique nature of the independent boarding school environment, and represent clients in the full range of legal issues.
WHY BOARDING SCHOOLS CHOOSE USShipman’s Independent School lawyers are experienced advisors in the education and school law field. We are counsel to over 150 educational institutions, including a diverse group of independent boarding schools. Whether our clients are navigating a student discipline matter or employment claim, engaging in new campus construction, or managing global disruptions such as the COVID-19 pandemic, we have them covered. Working across internal school departments, from the head of school to human resources, we provide integrated counsel tailored to meet the needs of the school community. We understand the complexity of the boarding school environment and our clients’ needs to have practical, real-time solutions to even the most complicated legal issues in a timely and cost-effective manner.