When I embarked upon my legal career, being a special education attorney was not... more
When I embarked upon my legal career, being a special education attorney was not initially on the radar. I specialized in criminal defense for several years and then, suddenly, I was taken on an involuntary journey that changed life as I knew it. At six weeks old, my eldest son, Brandon, was diagnosed with a brain malformation (Focal Cortical Dysplasia) that caused seizures (Infantile Spasms)... view profile
Attorney James Victor Kosnett has represented students, their families, and licensed... more
Attorney James Victor Kosnett has represented students, their families, and licensed professionals throughout Central and Southern California since 1976. A graduate of Yale University and UCLA School of Law, Mr. Kosnett's experience ranges from school hearings at every level (elementary through post-graduate), the Special Education Hearings Office, the Office of Administrative Hearings, and fed... view profile
Education laws relate to how our schools operate. They cover matters like educational standards, school district and school board authority, student attendance, discipline, and dress code requirements. An education lawyer advises school districts and school boards and represents them in disputes with students, teachers, and parents. Education lawyers also represent parents who have issues with their children's education. For example, if you think your child has been improperly suspended from school, an education lawyer will help you determine if challenging the suspension is within your legal rights.
Education Law Attorneys in cities near Beverly Hills, CA