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Sweet Stevens’ Warner Plans, Presents at 2021 PBI Exceptional Children Conference

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New Britain, PA Partner Thomas C. Warner of Sweet, Stevens, Katz & Williams LLP is again playing a pivotal role in the annual Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI) Exceptional Children Conference, to be held virtually on Friday, October 15, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Warner is a course planner and faculty member for the event, which is considered one of the premier special education conferences in the commonwealth.

Addressing today’s critical topics in special education, the conference features program segments team-taught by a balanced faculty of school district and parent/child attorneys. The conference is attended by attorneys, school administrators, parents and anyone who wants to learn more about student educational rights. This year’s topics include remedies, virtual hearings, the year in review, discipline, transition, and legal ethics in a remote world.

Warner is a frequent presenter at conferences focused on special education legal issues. He shares his extensive knowledge of special education litigation from both the administrative and appellate levels and also development of defensible special education programming and confidentiality/disclosure issues involving education records.

Conference participants will be eligible to earn 5 CLE credits and 1 ethics credit through the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board. Click here to learn more about the event or to register.

Sweet, Stevens, Katz & Williams, LLP was formed in 1995 by nine experienced education lawyers who created the first private law practice in Pennsylvania dedicated entirely to Education Law. Since then, the firm has grown to 23 attorneys who represent over 290 school and municipal entities as Solicitors or as Special Counsel in more than 50 counties throughout Pennsylvania.

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