James Keller

James Keller

Co-Chair, Higher Education Practice Group, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr

Jim Keller is the co-chair of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr’s Higher Education Practice. In his practice, Jim defends colleges and universities, and  advises them on critical issues of compliance, policy, and liability. He has led teams in both proactive and reactive internal investigations across a wide swath of higher education compliance and risk management issues, including compliance with the Clery Act, Title IX, student deaths, hazing, sexual assault, and alcohol abuse and use on campus. Jim has also provided Title IX training and presentations across the country, and is actively defending civil actions that include Title IX claims. Additionally, he serves as general counsel to several colleges and universities that do not have inside counsel.

Jim is an active member of the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) and the University Risk Management and Insurance Association (URMIA).

A1. Beyond Title IX: Student Conduct Update

Salon 10

With so much focus on Title IX these days, there are broader developments in student conduct litigation that may be getting lost in the shuffle. This session will highlight some of the key decisions and trends from student conduct matters, including heightened due process, trends in academic dishonesty cases, putative negligence claims for improperly enforcing your […]

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