Termination of Parental Rights: Voluntary vs. Involuntary

What is a Termination of Parental Rights? Before a child may be adopted, they must be “available for adoption.” Availability can be accomplished through termination of the birth parents’ parental rights. In many states, this takes the form of a court order. What is...

We hire people, not positions.

    Please check out our most recent job posting for two new attorneys. If you think you don’t meet every requirement, we encourage you to apply anyway. Studies have shown that women, people of color, and other historically marginalized groups are less...

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.  Attorney Kristi Baker, who leads this practice area, sought to empower parents and talked about how to help your child receive a free, appropriate public education...