Tammy Somogye Featured in Special Ed Connection


OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (December 21, 2010) - Lathrop Gage attorney Tammy Somogye (Labor & Employment - Overland Park) recently was quoted in Special Ed Connection®, a national publication for special education practitioners and school administrators. Somogye was quoted on Independent Educational Evaluations (IEE) in the December 14 issue. Click here to view the article.

Ms. Somogye is a recognized expert in the area of special education law. She represents Kansas school districts in special education matters involving the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEA), the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (commonly known as Section 504), the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA or ADAAA), the Kansas Special Education for Exceptional Children Act, and other related laws. She also assists Kansas school districts in investigations of disability-related complaints filed with the Office of Civil Rights by students and employees.

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