Associate, Chicago Office
Leanne practices in the area of education law with a focus on special education and student matters. She counsels school districts regarding student discipline, Title IX, student records issues and policy development. She assists school districts in responding to complaints from the Office for Civil Rights, Office of the Attorney General and Illinois State Board of Education, and she regularly represents public school districts in due process hearings, student discipline hearings and residency hearings.
Prior to joining Robbins Schwartz, Leanne served as a litigation associate representing corporate clients in litigation matters, as well as a high school English teacher, an assistant principal, and most recently the Principal at Pilsen Community Academy. Go Pandas!
Admitted to Practice
Supreme Court of Illinois