Following is a list of lawyers to contact if your child is in trouble. These attorneys have experience working in local school jurisdictions. Most lawyers advise that parents/guardians contact a lawyer IMMEDIATELY upon learning their child has been questioned in a case that could result in a suspension or recommendation for expulsion, even if the child is considered a witness. (Very frequently, children are told they are merely witnesses and soon become suspects.)
If you are a lawyer or firm experienced in advocating for and protecting children in Fairfax County, VA, and are willing to fight on their behalf before FCPS, and would like to be considered for this website, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Provide full contact information, your website, background, and references.
Mission:Transform the Fairfax County Public School
discipline system from a criminal and punitive approach to a restorative,
educational, and therapeutic process by working with families, FCPS,
county staff, civil rights and child development specialists, and legal