Professional Development

Members of the firm are regularly invited to present to school officials, employees and attorneys on topics of school law.  We are regular presenters for NJSPA’s Legal One professional development organization, Morris-Union Jointure Commission, and Bergen County Region V special services, LRP Publications, Inc., the New Jersey Association of School Administrators (NJASA), New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA), and Seton Hall University’s Superintendent Study Council.

Upcoming Presentations/Workshops:

Legally Compliant IEPs ~ Isabel Machado, Esq.
April 13, 2018 ~ Legal One (Cherry Hill)

Substance Abuse: Special Education, Discipline and Due Process ~ Isabel Machado, Esq.
April 25, 2018 ~ Morris Union Jointure Commission

Section 504 Explained ~ Isabel Machado, Esq.
April 27, 2018 ~ Legal One (North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School)

What the Doctor Ordered? How to Appropriately and Legally Handle Medical Recommendations in Special Education ~ Jessika Kleen, Esq.
May 16-18, 2018 ~ NJASA/NJAPSA 36th Annual Spring Leadership Conference in Atlantic City, New Jersey

But What If They Fly? Balanced Support for Exceptional Learners ~ Jessika Kleen, Esq.
June 21-23, 2018 ~ International Learners Conference in Athens, Greece

TBA ~ Isabel Machado, Esq.
June 24-29, 2018 ~ Lehigh Special Education Law Symposium in Bethlehem, PA

Past Presentations/Workshops:
Legal One Four-part Special Education Law Series, which the firm developed for the organization
Board Members’ Roles and Responsibilities
Basics of Special Education for Board Members
Student Records and Confidentiality
Reducing the Costs of Special Education Litigation
Procedural Safeguards
Hot Topics in Special Education
Section 504: A Road Map to Compliance
I&RS: Effective Usage and Best Practices
Special Education for Administrators
Nursing Services In The School Setting
Legal and Effective IEPs
HIB & Discipline Rights, Responsibilities & Best Practices
Leigh University
Northern Plains Law Conference
Utah Institute on Special Education