Providing Assistance When You Are Having An Academic Or Grade Dispute
Academic disputes can impact an individual both in and out of the school setting. They can even affect your future. Plagiarism is an example of an academic dispute that involves a serious accusation. Not only can plagiarism impact your grade, but it can also result in a school suspension or academic dismissal, depending on the school.
Grade disputes and other academically-related matters can also negatively impact your academic and career opportunities. Employers might even inquire if you have ever been the subject of an academic dishonesty issue. Frequently, time can be of the essence in these types of matters; an experienced lawyer can help guide you through the process.
The The Law Offices of Steve Rossi, P.A., has experience in negotiation and litigation involving academic and grading disputes, as well as other education law matters, throughout Florida. Whether you are a teacher being accused of giving a bad grade or you are a student fighting for a well-deserved higher grade, Steve Rossi will work hard to try and resolve your issue.
A Highly Skilled Attorney On Your Side
Attorney Steve Rossi is a former legal counsel to the second-largest teachers union in the state of Florida and the sixth-largest in the country. He has more than 30 years of experience representing clients for education law issues and has obtained successful results in many of his cases. He is a former prosecutor and FBI agent who understands the investigative techniques required to resolve many of these issues.
Steve Rossi has successfully resolved cases of academic or grading disputes involving:
- Retaliation by a teacher, professor or administrator against a student
- Accusations of plagiarism
- Sexual harassment of a student by a teacher
- Accusations of unfair treatment by students or their parents against teachers or professors
You Are Allowed To Stand Up For Your Academic Rights
Students may have a right to appeal a poor grade or accusations of plagiarism. Teachers may have a right to defend their grading and disciplinary choices. Both can be affected by the impact of giving or receiving poor grades. It is important to have a knowledgeable attorney on your side if the situation escalates to the point of litigation or a threat to your career or education. For international students, like Caribbean medical students, working with a lawyer may be crucial for continuing your education in the United States.
Attorney Steve Rossi and his team understand what is at stake and will fight for you. Whether you risk not obtaining your diploma or you are threatened with litigation regarding your grading or disciplinary decisions, he will uphold your rights and help you find the best option to resolve the situation.