Young, Minney, & Corr LLP
Please visit Young, Minney, & Corr's
James E. Young
Paul C. Minney
Lisa A. Corr
655 University Avenue, Suite 150
Sacramento, CA. 95825
Young, Minney, & Corr, LLP is a leader in charter
school law, with experience representing over 200 charter
schools throughout the state.
Our expertise encompasses every facet of California
charter school law, from planning to ongoing operation.
We offer value by developing customized strategies
to address each client's specific situation - now,
and into the future.
YM&C emphasizes a preventative approach to the law,
helping our clients anticipate legal difficulties,
minimize exposure to legal claims and fees, and prevent
The team at Young, Minney, & Corr, LLP has been
providing expert, effective and responsive legal advice
to California 's charter school community since the
inception of the Charter Schools Act. We are the leader
in all areas of law that are most significant to the
successful operation of a charter school: Labor and
employment matters, student discipline, audit issues,
constitutional claims, facilities, finance, and nonprofit
corporate issues to name a few. We have assisted hundreds
of charter schools in the successful development and
operation of charter schools throughout the state.
Our breadth of experience and knowledge base can help
your school to steer clear of legal pot holes and keep
legal costs to a minimum.
We listen carefully to your situation and goals,
and provide an honest assessment.
• We formulate legal strategies that best fit your
goals and objectives, and implement them aggressively.
• We use our experience, creativity, technology and
expertise to solve your existing dispute, and prevent
• We offer all of our services at fair, competitive
prices and deliver them with pride.
• We hire only the most qualified and experienced
A Commitment to Service:
Young, Minney, & Corr,
LLP provides clients with the highest quality legal
services, performed by experienced practitioners
who consistently deliver winning results.
YM&C takes pride in being the law firm schools retain
to solve their most difficult and important challenges.
The firm's approach is to provide clients with the
full range of available options and strive for goals
determined by the clients. Attorneys of the firm continually
monitor the latest developments in matters of significance
to their clients, providing the highest quality legal
The firm has established standards of practice that
all personnel are expected to meet in order to provide
consistently superior service. Understanding that prompt
response time is vital, the firm standards require
that all telephone calls be returned within 24 hours,
or sooner if the client requires.
YM&C attorneys are
available seven days a week, day or night, to respond
to emergency needs, such as injunctive actions against
a district, or questions arising prior to Governing
The firm provides clients the legal
advice clients need at the time they need it. YM&C exceeds
clients' expectations for outstanding work product,
even under extremely tight deadlines.
We currently represent more than 200 charter schools
and private foundations committed to expanding the
charter school movement in California.
YM&C's team of experts is well prepared to assist charter
schools in every aspect of their creation, expansion,
and operation, including the following:
Charter Development and Drafting
Nonprofit incorporation for Charter Schools and Foundations
(including tax exemption work)
Business Service Agreements
Memoranda of Understanding
Representation Before Agencies and Courts
Board Governance Assistance
Facilities Development (including Prop. 39 negotiations)
Personnel and Labor Relations
School Policy Development
In-service Training and Workshops
For more information please visit our website at http://mycharterlaw.com/.
If you have any questions about how we
can meet your unique legal needs please e-mail or call
us. A customized legal service proposal that details
our services and rates will be sent upon request