Special Education Case Summaries

To learn more about special education law, download PDFs of some of our case summaries below. They are specifically designed for both parents and attorneys to easily understand them.

Obtaining your child’s assessment reports prior to the IEP

Seeking reimbursement for expert fees at a due process hearing

Seeking reimbursement for placing your child in a private school because the District failed to offer your child a FAPE

Seeking reimbursement for a private school placement when the school fails to offer an IEP altogether

Requesting that a general education teacher to attend your IEP team meeting

Understanding who has the burden of proof at an administrative due process hearing

Representing yourself (as a non-attorney) in a federal appeal of your administrative due process hearing