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Upcoming Education Legal Clinic

Join us for an  Education Law Clinic every 3rd Saturday of the month at Community Lawyers, Inc. located at 1216 East Compton Blvd., Compton, CA 90221. Bring your IEP or other school records. Call (310) 635-8181 to schedule an appointment Participe en una  Clínica de derechos de Educación  cada 3er sábado de cada mes en las oficinas de Community Lawyers, …

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Hirji & Chau Wins Reimbursement Case

RKH Law won full reimbursement for Fusion Academy in a case against Huntington Beach High School District after a year and a half battle by our clients to obtain appropriate mental health services for their son. Read the decision here,  OAH Decision.

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5 Things Parents Can Do to Prepare for an IEP Meeting

I often hear this phrase from parents with a slight dismay in their voice. For many, an IEP is a battle of the wits between parents and districts on an uneven battlefield.  The Districts develop the reports and track progress.  They are the ‘experts’.  Who are parents to tell the ‘experts’ what their child needs? It’s no wonder that parents …

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Lawyers for Children in Special Education by Jenny and Rosa

Our contribution to a new book on the role of lawyers for children was published this month! Our chapter, “Setting the Record Straight: Child Advocacy and Responses to Mental Health,” focuses on the school as the first point of intervention to address the mental health needs of youth; and the consequences to the child and community when the school fails …