Services for Attorneys
Continuing Legal Education
A major focus of the Legal Advocacy Center (LAC) is the
sponsorship of high quality, low cost attorney trainings specifically
designed for Virginia practitioners. We hope to have each program
approved by the Virginia State Bar's Mandatory Continuing Legal
Education Department (MCLE) as well as the Virginia Supreme Court's
Guardian ad litem program.
Each program will be designed to
Develop an understanding of which laws and regulations impact
the education of students with disabilities, which students qualify
for services, and how a student's right to a free appropriate
public education is further defined by court cases.
Develop an understanding of the scope and breath of special education
and related services available to students declared eligible
to receive such services.
Develop an understanding of the special provisions for school
discipline involving a student with disabilities and protections
for students qualifying, but not yet declared eligible for special
Develop an understanding of the various processes for resolving
disputes concerning special education issues.
View our list of upcoming