Office of Legal Services

Office of Legal Services
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Legal Services

This page has been prepared by the Office of Legal Services to provide relevant information to employees of the District. It is not meant as a substitute for legal advice from an attorney, nor does it constitute legal advice. The material on this website represents general legal concepts. Since the law is continually changing, some aspects of the law covered in this website may change before it can be updated. It is always best and we recommend that you consult an attorney concerning your legal rights and responsibilities.

Kathy Dupuy-Bruno, Esq.
School Board Attorney and General Counsel

Corey Huffman, Esq.
Assistant School Board Attorney
Academic Services

Jennifer Fuller
Equity and Civil Rights Compliance Coordinator

Shaina Zuppke, Esq.
Assistant School Board Attorney

Benerita Brophy, LLM
Paralegal to the Board Attorney and General Counsel 

Corris McIntosh Jr., Esq.
Assistant School Board Attorney
Human Resources

Victor Orozco Zuleta

Marannette Moore
Legal Administrative Assistant

Main Number: 239-337-8512
Fax: 239-337-8683

Discrimination Information

List of state and federal discimination laws.

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Equity Complaint Form

Complaints in regard to violations of the Non-Discrimination Policy.

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Ethics Hotline (Lighthouse Services)

Employees to raise concerns and reassurance that they will be protected from reprisals or victimization.

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Non-Discrimination Policy

The School Board of Lee County, Florida does not discriminate nor tolerate discrimination.

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Section 504

Law that addresses discrimination against persons with disabilities..

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Title IX

Federal civil rights law included in the Education Amendments of 1972.

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