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Facing Title IX Violations?

Protect your rights during a disciplinary hearing with our experienced lawyers at Caplan & Tamburino Law Firm, P.A.

Sexual Harassment Title IX Violations

Title IX Defense Lawyer in Minnesota

Colleges and institutions of higher learning are required by law to investigate and address Title IX violations, including allegations of sexual harassment. Given the current social climate, school administrators are more focused on properly handling investigations and implementing disciplinary action than ever before.

Though their work is important, it can also pose risks to students who face false claims, overzealous or biased investigation, and serious penalties. As such, working with proven defense attorneys is critical to your future.

Contact an Aggressive & Experienced Title IX Law Firm

If you or someone you love has been accused of sexual harassment under Title IX, Caplan & Tamburino Law Firm, P.A. is available to help. Our award-winning criminal defense attorneys have extensive experience protecting the rights and futures of students, faculty, and others accused of serious Title IX violations, which are handled separately and apart from any criminal or civil proceeding.

Our experience in this field allows us to counsel clients on taking the right steps, preparing for interviews and disciplinary hearings, and working to secure the most favorable resolution possible, whether that means exoneration or reduced repercussions.

Discuss your Title IX sexual harassment case during a FREE and confidential consultation. Call (612) 444-5020 or contact us online to speak with a lawyer. We handle Title IX cases at schools and universities throughout Minnesota.

Sexual harassment & Title IX

Federal law prohibits sexual harassment in educational institutions that receive money from the government, including public colleges and other programs or private universities that receive federal funding. As a form of discrimination under Title IX, sexual harassment can occur in various ways, as well as between various parties. This includes:

  • Unwanted/unwelcome sexual conduct
  • Unwelcome sexual advances
  • Requests for sexual favors
  • Verbal, non-verbal, and / or physical conduct of a sexual nature
  • Sexual harassment between students
  • Sexual harassment between faculty and students

While sexual harassment does not include acts of sexual violence or assault, which are separate violations under Title IX, they are still serious matters that receive attention from school administrators and pose risks of serious consequences. This can include:

  • Probationary period imposed by the school
  • Mandatory completion of sexual education courses
  • Suspension
  • Expulsion

Why You Should Call an Experienced Title IX Defense Attorney

Because the penalties at sake can threaten one’s educational career, reputation, and future, it becomes important to exercise your right to legal representation when Title IX complaints have been filed. Our legal team knows how to guide clients step by step through these Title IX disciplinary proceedings, including:

  • Opening doors for communication with administrators during the investigation process
  • Preparation for meeting requirements, including documentation and interviews
  • Good faith negotiations
  • Advocacy at Title IX hearings and appeals

Protect Your Rights with Proven Title IX Defense Lawyers

Whatever the facts of your case or your child’s case may be, you can rest assured our attorneys will provide the support and guidance you need, as well as the tailored defense strategies to pursue favorable outcomes. Because Title IX cases are a time-sensitive matter, and because successful cases demand time and preparation, we strongly encourage you to reach out to our firm as soon as possible.

To speak with a Minnesota Title IX defense attorney from Caplan & Tamburino Law Firm, P.A. call (612) 444-5020 or contact us online now.

Put Our Attorneys On Your Side

Our team has 100 years of collective experience. Our lawyers, Allan Caplan and Joe Tamburino, are frequently featured on local news networks, including radio and television appearances on Fox and WCCO radio. This has helped Caplan & Tamburino Law Firm, P.A. rise to prominence and gain a solid reputation of fighting vigorously not only for our clients, but also against the injustices they face when they have been charged with a crime or have been wrongfully injured.

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What Our Clients Are Saying

  • “ Today I had a court appearance where your attorney, LIS CARLSON represented me. I must start at the beginning, MS. CARLSON returned my phone call to her with in an hour of my first call to your office. I was overwhelmed with gratitude for the quick response to my call & most important how LIS immediately made me feel, she was professional, caring, her ability to immediately know that I was a total mess. Before she finished with my call she made sure that I was alright, her compassion for me was extremely needed. I immediately felt there couldn’t be a better attorney in the state better than LIS! Throughout this entire process, Lis was a pillar of strength. I was amazed at how she handled everything with extreme care & some very excellent, professional legal skills. I count my blessings but I count them twice when I came to LIS. The world needs more people like LIS, smart, intelligent, kind and caring.” - P.G.
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  • “ Kayla Wengronowitz was my attorney in a claim against me involving Title IX and won my difficult and extensive case. She was a beacon of hope to me when my options seemed very limited. Kayla provided clarity for me to understand everything happening in the case, she made smart and calculated decisions, she made sure I was comfortable with every decision she made, and she responded to difficult situations seemingly with ease. Most importantly, Kayla was empathetic and provided comfort throughout the strenuous process. I am extremely grateful for her service and highly recommend her without reservation.” - Anonymous
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