Attorney Joseph D. Lento and the Lento Law Firm have helped countless students at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional level, K-12 students, professors, faculty, staff, and others in academia, through their most difficult times in life at more than a thousand colleges and universities across the United States.  He has represented countless clients in at colleges and universities across all corners of the United States - in Alaska, California, Florida, Hawaii, Maine, Texas, and so forth - and he has also represented many clients who are studying or teaching abroad - for example, in Asia, Europe, the Mideast, and the Caribbean.

Joseph D. Lento is one of most experienced attorneys in the nation in cases involving Title IX and other school-related concerns affecting undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and also college and university professors and employees.  Across the nation, he has represented countless clients in higher education and academia for education-law related matters including all aspects of Title IX law such as sexual misconduct allegations and charges, discrimination under Title IX, and related concerns; academic misconduct charges; code of conduct disciplinary violations; academic issues; appeals of actions taken by colleges and universities; and college and university discrimination and employment-related concerns.  Understanding that students' and others' academic and professional lives are on the line, Joseph D. Lento established a nationwide practice to address school-related injustice, and through many years of hard-fought battles on behalf of his clients, Attorney Lento and the Lento Law Firm team are preeminent in the field.

Having the requisite experience and resources to effectively and successfully represent students, professors, and others in academia, whether locally, nationally, and even internationally, is one of many strengths that Joseph D. Lento brings to the table and which allows his clients the best prospect of success. 

In addition, attorney Joseph D. Lento will always be your or your student's dedicated champion in all cases across all 50 states and beyond, but as all champions also know the value of a great cornerman, in select matters, the support of a great cornerman is provided by the Lento Law Firm's relationships with select, highly experienced attorneys, educational professionals, and other experts throughout the United States.  In such matters, these trusted colleagues work hand in hand with attorney Joseph D. Lento with the Lento Law Firm leading the charge. 

Attorney Joseph D. Lento takes his clients' concerns personally, he fights until the final bell in an effort to ensure a fair process and a favorable outcome, and he has won hundreds of students' and others' cases across the nation - cases which are often legally complex and emotionally involved.  He will personally be at your or your student's side every step of the way. 

The following are our primary office locations by appointment only.  Additional office locations are available to meet your needs.  Contact the Lento Law Firm today at 888-535-3686 for more information.

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If you, or your student, are facing any kind of disciplinary action, or other negative academic sanction, and are having feelings of uncertainty and anxiety for what the future may hold, contact the Lento Law Firm today, and let us help secure your academic career.

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