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Sacramento Special Education Attorney | Sacramento Special Need Lawyer
Special Education Attorney in Sacramento, CAThis is the Law Offices of Tsadik Law where we provide your special needs children with legal aid if they aren’t provided a free and appropriate education (FAPE), as they are entitled to by the law. We have represented hundreds of cases with the upmost professionalism, clear and responsive communication with our clients, and the zealous advocacy of our clients’ interests. Tsadik Law will provide you an experienced Special Education Attorney who will guide and represent you in the process, attend the resolution session, mediation, and the due process hearing if required. Our attorneys are very responsive, and we can find a place to meet with you when we mutually agree to move forward. We are able to represent clients in Sacramento, and we have served many people all over California. Reach out to us right now at 510-457-0242 and we can have our first consultation, which will be no charge to you.
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Special Education Law in Sacramento, CAWe understand that having a special needs child can come with unique challenges for parents and guardians. A large portion of families with a special needs child might have an overwhelming sense of apprehension with respect to their child’s development and education requirements. It’s only commonplace that parents feel nervous about decisions concerning their child’s education, especially because of the complex laws that involve special education. We are here to take some of the burden off of your shoulders and help find solutions to bettering your child’s education. Among the top priorities is learning about the educational and support services your child is entitled to by the law. Laws and regulations have been put in place to make sure that schools provide children with special needs access to an appropriate education. Tsadik Law has years of experience, advocating for special needs children, to the school district to make sure the appropriate necessary support is given.
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Experienced attorneys in the field of Special Education Law.
Representing clients in both Southern and Northern California
We are strong advocates for families that need legal representation.
Special Needs Lawyers Serving Sacramento, CATsadik Law specializes in the field of Special Education Law. Our clients are families who might not be getting the appropriate services for their special needs child at school. The primary goal is to fight for the disabled students, to get the proper educational services from their schools. We aim to educate families on the rights of their children, and we work to get school officials to provide these crucial services. The attorneys that work with Tsadik Law have wide-ranging experience, representing clients and have a stellar history of successful outcomes. We are continually ready with the knowledge and practice to compel school districts to provide the adequate support that is required by the law and having hundreds of cases in our history give us the expertise in the field. There are a glut of complicated laws and regulations in the world of special education, so working with an experienced attorney can be crucial. Tsadik Law has been specializing in Special Education for years and all this experience has been crucial to helping families through the legal procedures that are necessary to ensure their children get the proper services they are entitled to from their schools.
Special Education Rights in Sacramento, CAMany people are not aware of the regulations that were set up for special needs children to get an education. A great example would be the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) which became federal law in 1975. At first called the Education for All Handicapped Children Act, the initial purpose was to give a free appropriate public education (FAPE) for children, and to grant certain rights to the parents or legal guardians to decide their child’s curriculum. Though many protective laws have been put in place, parents and legal guardians found it challenging to obtain the accommodations, support, and services for their child’s education. Tsadik Law is here to guide and represent your family, and press for you to receive the full provisions that your child is entitled to by law.
Services For Special Needs in Sacramento CADo you have any lingering questions about the benefits of getting council from a special education attorney? Don’t hesitate to give us a call at 510-457-0242. You can talk to an experienced special education attorney during your free consultation, and find out what the next steps are for your child.
Here are a few common complications that special needs children might experience at school:
- Difficulty Concentrating and Focusing
- Difficulty With Writing
- Speech and Language Deficits
- Dealing with Bullying
- Lack of Support in the Classroom
- Suspension and/or Expulsion
- Challenges With Organization
- Lack of Behavioral Support
- Inappropriate Classroom Placement
- Issues With Navigating the School Campus
A parent with a disabled child has the right to lodge a complaint against their local school district alleging transgression of the state and federal education laws. The complaint will frequently be taken to mediation, however if it can’t be resolved a due process hearing will take place with an administrative law judge. The attorneys at Tsadik Law prioritize being accessible, meet most of our clients in person, and we strive to be responsive and informative during the entire process.
Frequently Asked Questions
Eligibility AssessmentIf your child has not been assessed yet, or if the school district has determined your child ineligible for special education services, then you can contact us 510-457-0242?. We will assist you obtain a reevaluation.
How Do I Request Special Education Services For My Child?If your child has been diagnosed with any of the conditions that are listed here, or if you conclude that your child may have one of these conditions, the first thing you should do is get your child evaluated by the school. The school district is obliged to evaluate your child at no cost to you. Give a request to the school district to have your child evaluated, and keep a copy for yourself as a record. Following the evaluation, you can submit a request in writing to schedule an IEP meeting. After the meeting is completed, you will receive the results of the evaluation, and the school will decide on your child’s eligibility.
What if the Sacramento School District Declares my Child Ineligible?After you receive an assessment and after the IEP meeting, if the school district decides your child is not eligible for special education services, there are a few courses of action available to you. You can have an independent evaluation for your child, which can be reimbursed by the school district after a legal process. Your other choice maybe to contact an attorney who will file the due process request, and you will get a reevaluation for your child’s eligibility.
Is My Child Eligible for IDEA?There are some benchmarks to see if a child is eligible for IDEA. To qualify to obtain special education services, a child must meet one or more of the legal criteria listed in the categories below.
- Hearing Impairment
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Other Health Impairment (includes ADHD)
- Speech or Language Impairment
- Specific Learning Disability (includes Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Dysgraphia, and Other Learning Differences)
- Emotional disturbance
- Intellectual Disability
- Visual Impairment Including Blindness
- Multiple Disabilities
- Established Medical Disability
- Orthopedic Impairment
Though a child may be medically diagnosed to have one of the eligibility criteria, this does not mean the child will be qualified for IDEA. Legally, a child must have a disability which restrains their ability to access the curriculum, and as a result, would need special education to continue progressing with their education. Don’t worry if you’re not sure if your child is eligible for special education services, simply give us a call at, 510-457-0242 for a free consultation. Tsadik Law can help you in determining out the eligibility of your child and will council you on the next steps you can take to further your child’s education.