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Legal Ethics in Special Education

December 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Content: Thousands of Indiana students qualify for special education services. Many families struggle to navigate the complex maze of regulations. This course, tailored to ethical issues for attorneys guiding families in special education legal issues, addresses the following ethical issues:

  • Common Ethical Issues In Representing Students in Special Education Matters
    ● Attending Case Conferences
    ● Dealing with Unrepresented Persons
    ● Communication with Person Represented by Counsel
    ● Can You Tell Parents What to Say?
    ● Do We Know the School is Represented?
    ● What if you, the Lawyer, are the Parent?
    ● Duty to Report Suspected Child Abuse and/or Neglect

Speaker: John Maley, Barnes & Thornburg, Special Education Director, Joseph Maley Foundation

Cost: $45 or $15 for attorneys who commit to five hours of pro bono services through Joseph Maley Foundation’s Family Support program

Paying by check or have any questions: Contact Joseph Maley Foundation Senior Communications Manager, Aubrey Wiest at aubrey@josephmaley.org. Checks can be mailed to: Joseph Maley Foundation, PO Box 681010, Indianapolis, IN 46268

1.0 Hours CLE Approved Live Program

Virtual Tickets Available: Remote webinar via secure login with attendance monitoring




December 14, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Barnes & Thornburg
11 South Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204 United States
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