About The Education Law Practice Of Gregory Smith, Esq.
Attorney Gregory Smith has dedicated his life to helping meet the needs of students, teachers and others in the education system. He began his career as a teacher, a profession that lasted 30 years, touching the lives of countless students and their families. For the past decade, Mr. Smith has continued his mission in the legal arena, standing up for the rights of students, educators and other faculty members of Connecticut schools. Whether your child has been the victim of bullying and harassment in the classroom, or if you are a teacher who is confronting a problem in the area of education law, Mr. Smith is prepared to put his extensive experience and knowledge to work for you.
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Experience You Can Rely On
Attorney Smith earned his bachelor’s degree from Yale University and later graduated from Boston University School of Law. He subsequently graduated with a master’s degree in special education from Columbia University Teachers College. His education career involved him teaching special education classes at Lewis Mills High School in Burlington, Connecticut, history at Lenox Memorial High School in Lenox, Massachusetts, and teaching at Buckingham, Brown and Nichols, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Mr. Smith’s final role in the field of education was serving as district supervisor of social studies in Peekskill, New York, a job that involved the supervision of 12 staff members teaching 1,200 students across two schools.
After switching gears to a legal career, Mr. Smith was swiftly recognized for his advocacy work, receiving a pro bono award from the Connecticut Bar Association in 2011 for his work representing underprivileged students facing the threat of suspension and expulsion. With his decades of experience in the education system, Mr. Smith understands the unique challenges students and educators face, and he is committed to helping them protect and assert their rights when legal issues arise.
Contact A Skilled Lawyer To Learn More
To learn more about attorney Smith’s education law practice and how he can help you or your child, schedule a consultation by calling his office in Stamford at 413-822-3040. You may also complete the online contact form.