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YLD Advocates for Students with Disabilities Committee CLE

Date: March 22, 2017
Time: 12:30 - 4:00 Place: Bar Center, Room 3

Address: 104 Marietta St. NW Atlanta, GA 30303

Description: You're invited! Please join the ASDC for the Pro Bono March Madness CLE titled Education Advocacy for Children with Special Needs on March 22 from 12:30-4 p.m. at the Bar Center, Room 3. The goal of this CLE is to train lawyers interested in special education advocacy to take these cases pro bono, featuring the nuts and bolts of special education law and providing a step-by-step reference guide.  

EDUCATION ADVOCACY FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

3.5 CLE hours

 

About The Program: 

Georgia State University College of Law and the Health Law Partnership (“HeLP”), an interdisciplinary community collaboration of Georgia State University, Atlanta Legal Aid Society, and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta to improve the health and well-being of low-income children and their families, are sponsoring the Education Advocacy for Children with Special Needs Project. The goal of the Education Advocacy for Children with Special Needs Project is to train lawyers interested in special education advocacy to take on these cases as part of their pro bono practice.  This practical training will present the nuts and bolts of special education law and provide a step-by-step reference guide to equip all attorneys with the information needed to advocate for students with special needs.  Ongoing support, including case consultation, will be provided. Only attorneys who have attended the training will be referred cases.

 

Registration Fees:

Atlanta Bar Members: $40

Non-members:$90

Law Student Members: $5

Law Student Non-Members: $10

Legal Support Staff: $5

 

Register for three Pro Bono March Madness CLE Programs and save $20!(must use registration form when registering for multiple CLE events)

Atlanta Bar Members: $100; Non-members: $250

To register, visit the website, below.

Sponsors:
Georgia State University College of Law, the Health Law Partnership (“HeLP”), Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta , and Atlanta Bar Association

Website:
http://www.atlantabar.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=892847&group=