We provided full service legal resources to an array of public and private sector clients, including, school districts, K-12 Education, nonprofit corporations, and businesses throughout the state. Thompson Ostler & Olsen represents multiple school districts and school entities in the state of Utah including the Jordan School District, the Utah School Boards Association and the Utah School Principals Association.
Blake T. Ostler, a partner at Thompson Ostler & Olsen, has provided legal counsel regarding K-12 education for 26 years. Mr. Ostler has represented school districts with respect to a vast array of issues involving every aspect of education. Mr. Ostler has represented school districts in matters of litigation related to school vouchers, charter schools, charter school legislation, teacher strikes, collective bargaining, enforcement of school district policies, school district splits, school district merger, school district change of boundaries, contracts, personal injury, employment discrimination, wrongful termination, fair labor standards act, Family Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”), Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”), the Age and Discrimination Employment Act (“ADEA”), Section 1983, First Amendment, intellectual properties such as patents, trademarks and copyrights, and additional litigation related to school districts. He has also represented Boards of Education and school districts in State Courts of virtually every county in the State of Utah, the Utah Court of Appeals, the Utah Supreme Court, and in Federal District Courts in the states of Utah, Arizona, Idaho, Colorado and California. In addition, Mr. Ostler has appeared before the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals and United States Supreme Court in litigation matters related to education law
Attorneys at Thompson Ostler & Olsen have extensive experience Related to Autonomy of School Districts and Governance Matters Pursuant to Utah State Education Law and Other Applicable Law and Rules Pertaining Thereto. Contact Thompson Ostler & Olsen and we will be happy to assist you in meeting your education law needs.