Practice Areas

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Grants Management

We have extensive experience with federal grants management requirements and compliance, regularly advising clients nationwide on matters such as how federal dollars can be used and how to account for those dollars.

Audit Resolution

The Bruman Group, PLLC works with state and local clients in resolving federal audit findings. The firm maintains strong working relationships with the Office of Inspector General (OIG) as well as other federal officials at Risk Management Services and Office of General Counsel.


The Bruman Group, PLLC provides opinions and legal advice to help state and local educational agencies (SEAs and LEAs), charter schools, and private industry comply with the requirements of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), including new requirements imposed by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and subsequent regulations.


Our attorneys advise clients nationwide on such issues as assessment and other testing issues, defense of due-process proceedings, and student evaluation, placement and delivery of Individualized Education Programs (IEPs).

Workforce Education

The Bruman Group, PLLC advises state and local governments, community and technical colleges, workforce boards, and one-stop centers nationwide on The Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, and the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act.

Federal Student Aid & HEA Programs

Our attorneys help public and private colleges and universities and State educational agencies nationwide comply with the statutes, regulations and programs of the Higher Education Act.

Legislative Services

The Firm’s Federal education legislative services practice provides timely updates on Congressional actions affecting all education, labor, and workforce development laws, as well as Federal grants management policies.

False Claims Act

We have extensive experience defending state and local educational agencies and post-secondary institutions against qui tam actions under the FCA.

Head Start

The Bruman Group, PLLC assists and advises clients who operate and administer Head Start funds.