Associate, Chicago Office
Emily practices in the area of education law with a focus on special education and student matters. She counsels school districts and community colleges regarding student discipline, Title IX, student records issues and policy development. She assists school districts and community colleges in responding to complaints from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, Illinois State Board of Education, Office of the Illinois Attorney General and Illinois Department of Human Rights. Emily regularly represents public school districts in due process hearings, student discipline hearings and residency hearings, and in state and federal court on claims of discrimination, harassment and due process violations.
Prior to joining Robbins Schwartz, Emily represented students with disabilities in special education matters.
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