Klein, Thorpe and Jenkins, Ltd.
School Finance
School Finance

Chicago, Illinois Education Law Attorneys Assisting with School Finance Issues"

Our firm provides comprehensive financial and business legal advice

At Klein, Thorpe & Jenkins, Ltd., our attorneys provide valuable advice to school districts about financial and business affairs. We possess extensive experience in assisting educational institutions with advantageous solutions to financial issues and creating beneficial contracts.

Attorneys advise clients during contract formation

From negotiations to execution to enforcement, our educational law attorneys provide assistance to districts at every level of creating a contract. Klein, Thorpe & Jenkins, Ltd.’s attorneys regularly prepare and review bid specifications and notices for clients. In addition, our attorneys provide an analysis of the lowest bidder and highlight any red flags, such as patent errors or irregularities.

Improving vendor relations and creating procedures to comply with statutes

As to vendors, our attorneys assist in the formation of contracts with bus company vendors and special service contracts. We recognize the instances in which a district has the ability to delegate certain duties and the mandatory statutory constraints that must be included or considered when forming a contract. Examples of such statutory contract provisions and processes include:

  • Equal employment opportunities
  • Minimum and prevailing wage requirements
  • Preparation of the required annual notice and resolution

Contact Chicago education attorneys who assist in contract formation

Klein, Thorpe & Jenkins, Ltd. represents an extensive number of school districts in Chicago and the surrounding areas. We help our clients create contracts with advantageous provisions congruent with statutory requirements to fulfill their objectives. Contact our attorneys at our downtown office at 312.984.6400 or in Orland Park at 708.349.1506 or online to schedule a consultation.


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