Special Education and Section 504

Our attorneys have extensive experience advising clients on serving students covered by the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Attorney representation is recommended for the following matters:

  • Admission, Review, and Dismissal Committee (ARDC) meetings in which a parent/student brings an attorney or advocate

  • Training school personnel on special education laws

  • Filing and responding to due process hearing complaints

  • Due process hearings under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

  • Due process hearing appeals in district court

  • Mediation of disputes between parents/students and the District

  • Section 504 hearings

  • Drafting and Selecting Section 504 policies and procedures

  • Office of Civil Rights (OCR) Complaints

  • Texas Education Agency (TEA) Complaints and Investigations