This 1.5 hour Continuing Legal Education course focuses on Navigating Special Education Laws: A Primer for Indiana Attorneys.

Thousands of students in Indiana need special education, and special education laws are a complex matrix of legal rights and procedures.  This course is the first in a series of four and provides an overview of Special Education Law.

Topics Include

  • Basic Legal Framework
  • Evaluation, identification, and classification
  • The Individualized Education Program (IEP)
  • Procedural Safeguards
  • Implementation of a student’s program


  • Jonathan Sundheimer, Associate, Barnes & Thornburg
  • Leah Seigel, Associate, Barnes & Thronburg

Registration starts at 11:45 AM on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at Barnes & Thornburg LLP (11 S Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46204).

CLE begins at 12:00 PM and will conclude at 1:30 PM.

Cost is $45.00 or $30.00 for attorneys agreeing to give five hours of pro bono services to assist families.

Register today here.

Questions: Contact Mary Bowman at or 317.727.5927.