Texas Special Education Attorney

Under Texas and federal laws, many children with special needs who attend public schools are entitled to accommodations and services that greatly enhance the quality of their education. For parents, helping these children thrive and succeed is both a passion and a major challenge. Exercising and protecting your child’s rights under special education laws may require a lawyer with extensive knowledge of the applicable statutes, systems and processes.

Legal Counsel For Parents Of Children With Special Needs

Only a select few Texas attorneys make special education law an area of focus. Through our own association with Melissa G. Scherer at Scherer Law, PLLC, this is an emerging strength for us at The Law Office of J. Kevin Clark P.C.

Ms. Scherer is dedicated to providing parents with high quality, personalized services. She serves each of her clients with compassion, sensitivity and skill. She is a strong problem-solver and can counsel and empower her clients to be proactive in their child’s education. Having worked previously as a diagnostician in Texas and as a special education school attorney, Ms. Scherer uses her knowledge of special education law and understanding of the Texas educational system to effectively advocate for children.

Ms. Scherer keeps her clients’ needs at the forefront of all that she does, but she also understands the value in preserving the district/parent relationship. She strives to obtain her clients’ objectives while maintaining the most collaborative relationship possible with school district personnel.

If your child is receiving – or should receive – special education services, you can turn to Ms. Scherer for responsive and effective advocacy. She can provide informed specialized advice in all areas of special education law including:

Make Sure Your Voice Is Heard

Navigating the complicated world of special education services can be challenging and frustrating. Whether you are asking, “Is a Section 504 Plan right for my child?” or “What do I do about a school district that is avoiding its obligations?”, we want to help. We are prepared and able to provide skilled advocacy for your child, all the while striving to maintain a positive parent/district relationship. But, make no mistake, when efforts to reach consensus on an IEP fail, the school district has likely already consulted with its attorney to protect its interests.

We offer special education law counsel statewide through Texas. To make sure your voice is heard, call 817-919-8738 or contact our law firm in Fort Worth and schedule a consultation with Ms. Scherer.