Diane Wiscarson
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Diane Wiscarson

Education Law Attorney
Portland, OR

AVVO

RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

54 questions answered.

About Me

I am licensed to practice law in both Oregon and Washington. I am also admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. I am the parent of three boys, one of whom has special needs. All three of them attended public...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Diane Wiscarson cared when nobody else did

Posted by: Joan about 5 years ago.

Our school district denied an IEP when it was clearly needed and warranted. I did not know where to turn for help because I thought that the school...

Education Issues for your child? Wiscarson Law Firm is the solution !

Posted by: Sue over 3 years ago.

I have (2) "special" children. When I found that the school district was illegally changing my son's IEP (Individualized Education Plan), I...
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Endorsements

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Steven B Ungar
Steven Ungar

Portland, OR

Over 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Diane receives my highest commendation for her superb work in a one of the most difficult environments to practice law in. I know Diane as a...
Rebecca Lynn Boughton
Rebecca Boughton

Boise, ID

Over 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Diane is very knowledgeable and a model for integrity - she gives attorneys a good name!! I appreciate her non-confrontational, common sense, and...
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Résumé

License

1996 License Status: Active for the state of Oregon.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/21/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1996 – 2001

Steinman Cooper Wiscarson, LLC.

Education

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1996 Juris Doctor in Law

Northwestern School of Law Lewis & Clark College

Awards

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2011 BV Distinguished: Very High Legal Ability & Ethical Standards

LexisNexis, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review

Associations

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2002- present Committee Member

Dispute Resolution Committee, a State Advisory Committee for the Oregon Department of Education


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Portfolio

Publications

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2013 Ethics and Professional Responsibility in the Practice of Special Educaiton Law

Pacific Northwest Institute on Special Education and the Law

2012 Ethics and Professional Responsibility in the Practice of Special Education Law

Pacific Northwest Institute on Special Education and the Law

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Ethics Seminar: Ethics and Professional Responsibility in the Practice of Special Education Law

at Pacific Northwest Institute on Special Education and the Law

2014 Effective Use of Mediation in Resolving Special Education Disputes

at Pacific Northwest Institute on Special Education and the Law

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