Tyleana K. Venable has concentrated experience in providing collaborative real-time guidance to public school districts and public libraries on complicated and contentious issues. Tyleana’s experience includes policy development, student privacy, school board elections, Title IX, faculty tenure, employment issues, disciplinary proceedings, student residency requirements, special education, student disciplinary hearings, open meetings law and freedom of information law. In addition, she advises clients on the competitive bidding requirements for construction and purchase contracts.
Prior to joining Jaspan Schlesinger Narendran LLP, Tyleana was a litigator at a Long Island law firm representing individuals in federal court. During law school, Tyleana clerked for Hon. Judge Denise Hochul and Hon. Judge Walter Ruehle of the Executive Office for Immigration Review. She also served as Executive Editor of the Human Rights Law Review.
“The Americans with Disabilities Act and the Use of Technology-Enabled Employment Selection,” NY Labor and Employment Law blog, 6/29/2022
“Investigation Employee Misconduct,” On Board, New York State School Boards Association, January 18, 2022, co-authored with Lawrence Tenenbaum.
“To Minimize Legal Battles Over IEEs, Focus on Communicating With Parents,” On Board, New York State School Boards Association, January 10, 2022.