> National Association of College and University Attorneys
> U.S. Department of Education
> Journal of College and University Law Index
> Minnesota Higher Education Office
From the hallowed halls of Old Main to online learning using new technology, these are exciting times for higher education institutions, with more opportunities than ever for reaching students and expanding academic scholarship.
At the same time, increasing financial and regulatory pressure—including new Title IX federal requirements—also means new challenges are on the horizon for today’s institutions of higher learning.
Whether helping a college establish an innovative joint venture with a business or nonprofit organization, crafting an early voluntary retirement program for faculty members, guiding the Board of Trustees through a presidential search or identifying new funding sources, post-secondary institutions in Minnesota and the Midwest region turn to Gray Plant Mooty’s experienced higher education team for all facets of their legal needs.
Our multidisciplinary team of attorneys has deep experience in their particular fields of practice, from employment and real estate law to technology and corporate governance. But what sets us apart is our deep knowledge of the higher education sector and our decades of experience guiding some of Minnesota’s largest and most prominent colleges, universities and professional schools through their most challenging business and regulatory issues.
We work collaboratively to serve the unique business needs of:
Our higher education attorneys routinely help colleges, universities and medical and professional schools address the business issues unique to the industry, including:
From advising higher learning organizations through the day-to-day operations to helping a client through a high-profile Senate investigation and resolving a complex accreditation dispute, Gray Plant Mooty’s higher education law practice has a depth of experience virtually unmatched by our local peers.
Contact us today to learn more about how our experienced higher education attorneys can help your college or university meet business challenges and take advantage of opportunities to set your organization apart.
Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a full-service firm with nearly 180 attorneys and offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota; Washington, D.C.; and Fargo, North Dakota.