Associate, Chicago Office

ph: 312.332.7760
fax:312.332.7768
jduffy@robbins-schwartz.com

Jeremy D. Duffy

Jeremy’s experience includes representing school districts in a wide range of students and special education related matters. Jeremy counsels school districts and community colleges with respect to students and special education matters including the IEP process, Section 504 accommodations, OCR and State complaints, due process hearings, residency hearings, student discipline matters, student records, and board policy review.

Prior to joining Robbins Schwartz, Jeremy represented school districts in student and special education matters for a private law firm and also represented Chicago Public Schools in due process special education matters. Prior to attending law school, Jeremy served as an elementary and middle school teacher in Los Angeles and Chicago.

Awards

  • Illinois “Rising Star,” Super Lawyers Magazine (2019)

Recent Publications

  • Special Education Laws Made Simple: School Actions (or Inaction) That Can Result in Lawsuits, National Business Institute, Inc., Chicago, IL (May 2016)

Recent Presentations

  • Section 504 Plan Accommodations: What is Reasonable?, Oak Brook, IL (October 2017)

 

Jeremy D. Duffy

Education

  • J.D., DePaul University College of Law, 2011
  • M.A., Loyola Marymount University, 2007
  • B.A., University of Illinois, 2005

Admitted to Practice

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • Supreme Court of Illinois

Organizations

  • Chicago Bar Association Education Law Committee, co-chairperson
  • Illinois Attorney General Committee on Special Education
  • Illinois Council of School Attorneys
  • National School Board Association Council of School Attorneys

Associate, Chicago Office

ph: 312.332.7760
fax:312.332.7768
jduffy@robbins-schwartz.com

Jeremy D. Duffy

Jeremy D. Duffy

Associate, Chicago Office
ph: 312.332.7760
fax:312.332.7768
jduffy@robbins-schwartz.com

Jeremy’s experience includes representing school districts in a wide range of students and special education related matters. Jeremy counsels school districts and community colleges with respect to students and special education matters including the IEP process, Section 504 accommodations, OCR and State complaints, due process hearings, residency hearings, student discipline matters, student records, and board policy review.

Prior to joining Robbins Schwartz, Jeremy represented school districts in student and special education matters for a private law firm and also represented Chicago Public Schools in due process special education matters. Prior to attending law school, Jeremy served as an elementary and middle school teacher in Los Angeles and Chicago.

Awards

  • Illinois “Rising Star,” Super Lawyers Magazine (2019)

Recent Publications

  • Special Education Laws Made Simple: School Actions (or Inaction) That Can Result in Lawsuits, National Business Institute, Inc., Chicago, IL (May 2016)

Recent Presentations

  • Section 504 Plan Accommodations: What is Reasonable?, Oak Brook, IL (October 2017)

 

Education

  • J.D., DePaul University College of Law, 2011
  • M.A., Loyola Marymount University, 2007
  • B.A., University of Illinois, 2005

Admitted to Practice

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • Supreme Court of Illinois

Organizations

  • Chicago Bar Association Education Law Committee, co-chairperson
  • Illinois Attorney General Committee on Special Education
  • Illinois Council of School Attorneys
  • National School Board Association Council of School Attorneys

Practice Areas