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Special Education Directors’ Conference 2017

Partner, Chris Borreca will be providing the key note address at the Illinois State Board of Education Special Education Director Conference in Springfield, Illinois on July 21. The conference is held annually and is attended by all special education directors in the State of Illinois. Mr. Borreca’s speech will highlight recent developments in special education law.

State Bar of Texas 31st Annual School Law Section Retreat

The School Law Section’s Selection Committee has selected Partner, Janet Horton as a recipient of the Kelly Frels Lifetime Achievement Award. She will be honored at the retreat which will take place July 27-29.

Partner, Merri Schneider-Vogel and Chris Tritico of Tritico Rainey PLLC, will present Promoting Civility and Professionalism in Schools, on July 28.

Partner, Chris Gilbert and Jennie Knapp of Underwood Law Firm, PC, will present Surviving and Thriving in the School Law Practice: Insights from a New Lawyer and Wisdom from a Seasoned Attorney, on July 29.

Associate, Rebecca Bailey and Norma Cantu of Brim, Robinett, Cantu & Brim, P.C., will present Alternative Resolution (Ideas for Resolving Grievances, Complaints, and Contract Issues without a Formal Hearing), on July 29.