Student Defense Advisor – Grand Rapids, Kentwood, Muskegon

It's difficult to be a student. You have a lot of things to worry about: your classes, your grades, and your future. One of the most challenging parts of being a student is balancing all your activities. It can be easy to feel like you're constantly running from one thing to the next, and it's hard to always be on the go. The burden that students carry every day can quickly become too heavy, whether it's pressure from yourself or others. Anxiety, depression, and stress can affect your behavior and performance at school, which can lead to problems with school discipline.

Facing discipline problems at school can feel overwhelming. Don't struggle to handle it on your own! Reach out for help and talk to the experienced student defense professionals at the Lento Law Firm. Leading school discipline defense attorney-advisor Joseph D. Lento has decades of experience helping students defend themselves and working with school administration. Learn more about how we can help you by calling 888.535.3686 today.

The Grand Rapids-Kentwood-Muskegon Metropolitan Area

The Grand Rapids metropolitan area is home to a diverse number of people and businesses. The city is the second largest in Michigan. Its suburbs like Kentwood, Muskegon, Wyoming, Allendale Charter Township, Holland, Byron Township, Georgetown Charter Township, and Norton Shores, are home to various industries. Grand Rapids is also a major center for healthcare and education, with several hospitals and universities located within its borders. Grand Rapids is also known for its lively art and music scene and its abundance of parks and outdoor recreation opportunities. In recent years, the city has been undergoing a renaissance, with new developments popping up downtown and in the surrounding suburbs. This revitalization has helped to attract young professionals and families to the area, making Grand Rapids one of the most livable and fastest-growing cities in the Midwest.

The Lento Law Firm has worked with students across Michigan and the Grand Rapids area. If you are a student at one of the many educational institutions throughout the region, experienced student defense attorney-advisor Joseph D. Lento is ready to help you with school discipline problems. If you have been accused of academic misconduct, behavioral misconduct, or have other issues that have landed you in trouble with your school, contact the Lento Law Firm today for help.

Grand Rapids Metro Area Student Concerns

Students in Grand Rapids, Kentwood, Muskegon, and throughout the area face tremendous pressure to succeed at school. There can be pressure to succeed academically, fit in socially, or excel at extracurricular activities. For many students, the stress can be too much and cause them to get into trouble. For example, students who suffer the death or illness of a close family member may not be able to focus long enough to study or complete homework, resulting in poor grades. Students with problems with personal relationships, like a fight with a girlfriend or a parent's divorce, could act out aggressively or inappropriately. Others may get into trouble with alcohol or drugs or make poor decisions that can seriously affect their academic career.

Students in Greater Grand Rapids that have gotten into trouble at school should know that there are options to defend themselves in front of their school administrations. Whether you are facing an administrative hearing, a review board, a Title IX investigation, or another form of school discipline, experienced student defense attorney-advisor Joseph D. Lento is here to help. He can work with you and your school to develop a resolution that protects your academic career and helps you get back on track.

Grand Rapids Metro Area Schools

There are many excellent colleges, universities, and private schools throughout Grand Rapids and its suburbs. The Lento Law Firm is available to help with student defense at any location throughout Greater Grand Rapids. It can work with you and your school to resolve your school disciplinary issues.

The Lento Law Firm works with students of all ages, from kindergarten through graduate and professional schools. Some of the colleges and universities where the Lento Law Firm can help include:

  • Aquinas College
  • Calvin University
  • Calvin Theological Seminary
  • Cornerstone University
  • Grace Christian University
  • Grand Rapids Theological Seminary
  • Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary
  • Kuyper College
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School
  • Northwood University
  • Davenport University
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Ferris State University
  • Kendall College of Art and Design
  • Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (Grand Rapids)
  • Hope College
  • Compass College of Cinematic Arts
  • Baker College

If you are the parent of a student in high school, middle school, or elementary school, attorney-advisor Joseph D. Lento can also help you. Our team at the Lento Law Firm has worked with students at schools of all levels across Michigan and can assist parents with defending their student at any local school in one of the Greater Grand Rapids school districts, including:

  • West Ottawa Public School District
  • Spring Lake Public Schools
  • Forest Hill Public Schools
  • East Grand Rapids Public Schools
  • Black River Public Schools
  • Grandville Public Schools
  • Byron Center Public Schools
  • Hudsonville Public School District
  • Jenison Public Schools
  • North Muskegon Public Schools
  • Mona Shores Public School District
  • Zeeland Public Schools

It is not uncommon for students at private high schools, middle schools, and elementary schools to run into trouble following their institution's rules. If your child is a student in one of Grand Rapids' private schools, the Lento Law Firm can. Some examples of schools where student discipline defense attorney-advisor Joseph D. Lento can help include:

  • City High-Middle School
  • Catholic Central High School
  • National Heritage Academies
  • Innovation Central High School
  • Ottawa Hills High School
  • University Prep Academy
  • Covenant Christian High School
  • Grand Rapids Christian High School
  • Lake Michigan Academy