The attorneys of McGown & Markling feel it is important to give back to Ohio’s school boards, educational leaders, municipalities, and other interested parties. Here is a list of upcoming appearances and sponsorships, as well as news regarding our law firm and attorneys.
Public Schools Week 2019 celebrates our nation’s public schools, our students, and the many school professionals who work to help students achieve their greatest potential. A broad group of educators—representing 10 million administrators, teachers, specialists, teacher educators and school board members – will mark this week with events and outreach to their communities. To learn […]
McGown & Markling represents political subdivisions and public officials throughout the State of Ohio and, frankly, we have been blessed to have clients who are dedicated to fully complying with the Ohio Sunshine Laws: The Ohio Public Records Act and The Ohio Open Meetings Act. Open and transparent government is the cornerstone of our democracy […]
On March 12, 2019, Matthew John Markling is giving a presentation is entitled, “Search and Seizure in Public Schools” to school leaders at the OASSA/OAESA Hot Topics Conference using Qwizdom Connect interactive gaming technology. The Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators (OASSA) is dedicated to the advocacy and welfare of its members by providing high standards of leadership through consultation and professional development, […]
On February 22, 2019, Matthew John Markling is giving a legal update to superintendents at the Ohio Valley Educational Service Center. The Ohio Valley Educational Service Center provides quality and affordable services to 12 school districts, two career center districts and community partners in Guernsey, Monroe, Noble and Washington Counties across a 2000 square mile […]
On February 1, 2019, Matthew John Markling and Patrick Vrobel are giving a legal update to school counselors in the Wadsworth City School District. This presentation will focus on school counselor duties, policies and emerging practices for supporting transgender students, recent case laws, and hypothetical situations.
On January 18, 2019, Matthew John Markling is giving a legal update to superintendents at the Fairfield County Educational Service Center. The Fairfield County Educational Service Center exists for the purpose of providing student centered educational leadership and supportive services to meet the individual and collective needs of the staff, students and boards of education […]