Seasoned Education Law Counsel

Your child's education is one of their most important assets. So, when disputes arise between students and school districts, it's important to have an advocate who will protect your child's rights and interests. The Walker Law Firm LLC is devoted to helping students get the protection they need to obtain the education they deserve. We represent students in Columbia, Missouri, and throughout the state who have disabilities and deserve services under the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.

Some of the areas we will focus on are:

  • Accommodation provisions
  • Advocacy for students in IEP and 504 plan meetings
  • Alternate placement decisions and accommodations
  • Civil rights violations
  • Colleges and universities
  • Discrimination
  • Due process violations
  • Excessive discipline
  • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act violations (FERPA)
  • Free speech violations
  • Hearings in the Administrative Hearing Commission
  • Individualized educational plans (IEPs)
  • Improper search
  • Litigation in state and federal courts
  • Mediation
  • Section 504 plans
  • School board hearings
  • School discipline such as detention, suspensions or expulsion
  • Service delivery violations
  • Student discipline and discrimination
  • Testing accommodations

Experienced Representation For Your Child

Missouri's school districts have more than 100,000 students with disabilities who need specialized accommodation in education or additional educational services. The Walker Law Firm LLC has more than 15 years of experience helping parents overcome the educational challenges their children might face. We have been at the forefront of the development of accommodations and see our representations as a way to ensure all students retain access to a quality education.

The Walker Law Firm LLC Can Help

In short, we help students and their families get the help they need and deserve. To learn more about our services and how we can help, call our office at 314-776-1037 or send an email to [email protected] to set up a consultation. We represent students, parents and families in the Columbia, Missouri, area and throughout Missouri.