School & Teacher Sex Abuse Law Library
As a result of the Penn State Sandusky sex abuse case, there has been an increase in the number of reports of sex abuse in school settings. Sex abuse in a school setting is often perpetrated by teachers, coaches, principals, administrators, etc. Even fellow students can commit sex abuse and assault. In addition, sex abuse can occur in all types of schools, such as:
- elementary/middle/high schools,
- daycare centers, and
Victims of school sex abuse may be entitled to financial compensation under the civil tort laws of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The following articles, frequently asked questions, blogposts and news articles are for information only. Prior to making any decisions about your case, it is vital to contact an experienced, knowledgeable lawyer.
Representation by a Former Sex Crimes Unit Prosecutor
Attorney Brian Kent is a former sex crimes unit prosecutor who takes great pride in helping victims of sex abuse. Please call the firm for a free consultation. 800.220.7600
If you or a loved one was the victim of sex abuse in a school setting in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey or New York, contact our experienced lawyers for a free, confidential consultation at 800.220.7600.
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