We help our clients understand the twists and turns of each and every case. Because of our focus on representing public schools, your case will be handled by seasoned, experienced attorneys who will serve as strong advocates on your behalf. In addition to our concentration in all areas of education law, some of our attorneys also practice in the area of general insurance defense litigation. These knowledgeable attorneys handle a wide variety of litigation, including (but not limited to) personal injury, professional liability and premises liability.
Special education lawyers in our firm are recognized on a state and national level for their knowledge and experience serving school districts. Their hands-on experience as diagnosticians, counselors, speech and language therapists, and teachers makes them uniquely suited to understand and meet the challenges of special education.
Walsh Gallegos's special education attorneys provide full service legal counsel to handle the most difficult ARDs, the toughest TEA complaints, and the most complex state and federal regulations. Some of these services are:
In the past several years, Walsh Gallegos special education attorneys have handled with great success several appeals to the United States District Courts and the Fifth Circuit Federal Court of Appeals. The opinions and judgments rendered in those cases created new precedent in the Fifth Circuit related to unreasonable protraction of litigation by parents’ counsel and resulted in one of the first awards of attorneys’ fees against the parent’s counsel and in favor of a school district, as well as awards of the cost of appeal against the parent’s counsel.