School Support During the Pandemic

Many parents are struggling to know how to support the educational needs of their children. Some schools are taking this opportunity to completely rethink how to offer services to students that are already stressed and anxious. Some of these suggestions could prove...

Wellness for Attorneys (and Others!)

Emily Dudak Leiter of The Law Center, S.C., attorney and yoga teacher, spoke today about “Wellness for Attorneys” at the State Bar of Wisconsin’s virtual conference, “Trending Topics in Juvenile Justice Reform 2020.” Emily shared her techniques for staying happy and...

Our School Law Attorneys Seek to Empower Parents for the Fall

Last Sunday evening, August 9, 2020, our school law attorneys held a free, back-to-school Zoom webinar.  Attorneys Kristi Baker and Anne Daugherty-Leiter sought to empower parents and talked about how to help your child receive a free, appropriate public education...

Don’t Forget Your Adoption Tax Credit

The year 2020 has been nothing short of chaotic. Due to the upheaval caused by the coronavirus, the IRS has postponed the traditional April 15 tax filing deadline to July 15. As you put the finishing touches on your tax documents, it is important to remember the...

Online And Distance Learning For Children With Special Needs

Online And Distance Learning For Children With Special Needs Author: Kristi Baker 4/1/2020 This unprecedented time of school closures and quarantines is challenging under the best of circumstances, but for families of students with disabilities it is especially...