Exceptional Children Conference 2020 Pennsylvania Bar Institute

Friday, October 16th

8:50 am - 4:30 pm

5 substantive/1 ethics CLE

If students all over the state can learn virtually, so can you!

Join PBI “in the cloud” for an exciting day of educational sessions zeroing in on your specific practice needs. Today's most critical issues are explored by attorneys and professionals who practice in this area every day.

Gain a balanced perspective on all issues

Each hour is team-taught by a balanced panel of school district and parent/child attorneys. Gain the competitive advantage by hearing how a case is handled from both sides of the “v”!

Are you a parent of a child with exceptionalities?

The ECC offers you first rate instruction for advocating for your child.

Perfect for:

  • Attorneys
  • Hearing officers
  • Advocates representing children, families, and school districts
  • School administrators and teachers
  • Anyone who wants to learn more about educational rights for children

Topics that are trending today:

Impact of COVID-19 on Special Education Services in Pennsylvania

Lessons Learned from School Closures & Equity Issues that Arise under Virtual Instruction

Negotiating Settlement Agreements During Difficult Economic Times

Psychological Testing

Plus, Year in Review and Ethics!

Your top takeaways from attending this conference

A goldmine of information—what you need to know now for the 2020-21 school year

A complete case law and legislative update from fan favorites Caryl Andrea Oberman and Andrew E. Faust

The book – Digital, fully searchable materials you can turn to all year long

PBI "Course Extras" – access to slides and handouts provided in the class

Thank you to our faculty

Tanya A. Alvarado, Esq., Law Office of Tanya A. Alvarado

Amy T. Brooks, Esq., Wisler Pearlstine, LLP (Blue Bell)

Holly Cohen M.Ed, NCSP

Michael J. Connolly, Esq., McAndrews, Mehalick, Connolly, Hulse, Ryan and Marone P.C. Law Offices (Berwyn)

Dina Del Amo Psy.D.

Andrew E. Faust, Esq., Sweet Stevens Katz & Williams LLP (Southeast)

Timothy E. Gilsbach, Esq., Fox Rothschild LLP (Blue Bell)

Anne E. Hendricks, Esq., Levin Legal Group PC

Charles W. Jelley, Esq., LLM Office for Dispute Resolution (Hbg)

Heidi B. Konkler, Esq., Bradley Goldsmith Law, LLC

Jennifer M. Lukach, Esq., Bradley Goldsmith Law, LLC

Sharon W. Montanye, Esq., Sweet Stevens Katz & Williams LLP (Southeast)

Caryl A. Oberman, Esq., Law Offices of Caryl Andrea Oberman LLC

Brooke E. D. Say, Esq., Stock and Leader

Jonathan D. Steele, Esq., Steele Schneider

Angela J. Uliana-Murphy, Esq., Murphy & Murphy

Thomas C. Warner, Esq., Sweet Stevens Katz & Williams LLP (Southeast)

Faculty may vary by location. PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.

Please join us!

Co-sponsored with the PBA Legal Services for Exceptional Children Committee.

Join the Committee for their 2020 conference, designed to highlight the most relevant legislation, regulations, and programs affecting exceptional children and their families.

Not a member? Join today!


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