Santen & Hughes represents school districts, their boards of trustees, administrators and employees in all types of planning, compliance, and dispute resolution matters, including finance, taxation, labor, real estate, workers' compensation and litigation as well as general counseling in day to day administration. Our attorneys are experienced in representing educational institutions before the federal and state courts, and administrative agencies and boards including the Ohio Civil Rights Commission, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and Ohio Industrial Commission.

The attorneys of our School Law Group provide unique expertise and an understanding of the particular issues that consistently arise for our educational clients. However, our firm also draws on the resources of our other practice groups, who offer broad resources in areas such as construction, contracting, purchasing and acquisition, employment, worker's compensation, and other areas. We help our educational clients to manage legal issues so that they may provide quality services to their students.