Cannizzo Chamberlin, PA practices education, labor, employment, small business and... more
Cannizzo Chamberlin, PA practices education, labor, employment, small business and corporate law. The law firm has an office in South Florida and affiliate work share relationships in Georgia. For further information visit the firm's website at www.cannizzochamberlin.net.
Married since 1988 to wife, Wendy, and we have two daughters, one (1) of whom is in... more
Married since 1988 to wife, Wendy, and we have two daughters, one (1) of whom is in graduate school, and the other at college working toward her undergraduate degree. I served as a Councilmember and Vice Mayor for the Town of Davie, Florida from 1998 through 2001. In 2005, Wendy started a private arts-based high school, Conservatory Prep Senior High School - located in Davie, Florida, a... view profile
I am passionate about my work with children and adults with special needs. I have a... more
I am passionate about my work with children and adults with special needs. I have a unique background in that I spent 12 years practicing as an occupational therapist before becoming a lawyer. I still involve myself with the special needs community both in a legal capacity and in volunteer work. I am a guardian ad litem for special needs cases and I direct a volunteer group called Friendship Ci... 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.