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  • Todd Bruce Kotler

    Judy is one of the preeminent education lawyers in Ohio. She is committed, thorough and experienced.


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Hickman & Lowder Co., L.P.A.

1300 East Ninth Street, Ste 1020
Cleveland, OH, 44114


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderHickman & Lowder Co., LPA2000 - Present
Impartial Hearing Officer for Special Education AppealsOhio Department Of Education1998 - 1999
Administrative Law JudgeMassachusetts Department of Public Health1995 - 1996
Assistant Attorney GeneralDepartment of the Attorney General of Massachusetts1987 - 1991
Senior AttorneyGreater Boston Legal Services1979 - 1986
Deputy General CounselMassachusetts Department of Public Health1976 - 1979
Association namePosition nameDuration
Milestones Autism OrganizationBoard of DirectorsN/A
Northern Ohio Branch of the International Dyslexia AssociationBoard of DirectorsN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Knable v. Bexley City School DistrictN/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Ohio State Bar Association publicationSchools Must Assist Students with Reading Difficulties2010
Ohio State Bar Association publicationChildren with Special Needs Can Get Funds for Private School Placement2010
Ohio State Bar Association publicationSchool Evaluations and Independent Evaluations: The Foundation of Special Education Eligibility2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wesleyan UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Northeastern University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
LectureHelping Your Child Achieve Reading Success: Legal Tools for Obtaining Appropriate Services for Your Dyslexic Child2012
LectureHelping Children with Disabilities Achieve Their Goals: Special Education & Medicaid2012
LectureEvaluations, Plans and Procedures Under Special Education and Section 5042012
LectureHelp for Youth with Complex Needs2011
LectureObtaining Services for Children with Disabilities: Special Education, Health Insurance and Medicaid2011
LectureLegal Issues Affecting Children with ASD2010
LectureSpecial Education Advocacy for Parents & Practitioners2010
LectureHow Can Each Child Thrive? Rethinking Student Success2010