Personalized Legal Assistance From PEI

Your legal defense is designed exclusively for your best interest. With employment rights and job protection you are uniquely assured of critical assistance.

Do you think you have a school employment legal problem?

Here are some steps to take:

  1. Document unusual events. A brief description of who, what, where, when, and how could help resolve an issue later.
  2. Make copies. Keep copies of any emails, memos, evaluations, etc. that you receive which relate to your employment. 
  3. Contact us! When facing an unexpected situation, it's best to contact us as soon as you can. We will provide you with legal advice, as well as strategies on how to approach sensitive situations to prevent further escalation. 
  4. Do not resign from your position. If you are asked to resign during a meeting, insist on the right to representation, and call PEI immediately. You have legal due process rights.

Professional Educator Liability Insurance Policy

$2 million in liability insurance and employment and career protection


Liability Limit Per Member/Aggregate Limit per Occurrence $2,000,000 liability limit per member per occurrence. $3,000,000 aggregate limit per occurrence.

Liability Coverage for Civil Rights Cases $2,000,000 liability coverage for Civil Rights claims. Defense costs are paid in addition to this.

Liability Coverage Applies to legal actions arising out of duties as an employee of an education entity.

Criminal Charge Attorney Fees Coverage Up to $40,000, if exonerated. Of this amount, up to $1,000 is guaranteed regardless of outcome.

Employment Rights / Job Protection Coverage Covered issues include: dismissal, salary, leave of absence, assignment, resignation, intensive assistance plans, letters of reprimand, FMLA,  unemployment, classroom management, teacher evaluations, and other professional rights, duties, and responsibilities. 

Actions or Challenges Against Teaching License Challenges include issuance, suspension, cancellation and revocation.

For only $24/month

PEI Members are provided legal assistance and up to $2 million in liability coverage.