Represent the parents and guardians of children with special needs in obtaining appropriate programming, services and placement. Representation has included children with specific learning disabilities, emotional disabilities, physical disabilities, intellectual disabilities, TBI, attention deficit disorder and autism. Experienced in all phases of 504 and IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) proceedings from initiating a referral for special education services to attendance at planning and placement team meetings, IEP (individualized education program) meetings and representation at mediation, resolution sessions, due process hearings and court actions.
Represent both regular and special education students in school disciplinary, expulsion and dismissal hearings.
A significant portion of law practice is dedicated to assisting families of Connecticut's underserved and most vulnerable children individually on a sliding scale basis and through agency referral.
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Robin was my colleague for years. She is passionate, very knowledgable about the law, and excellent at collaborating with school districts to the benefit of her clients. She is a highly organized and successful litigator who really cares about her clients. I recommend her 100%.
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|NY||Due to reregister within 30 days of birthday||2002||07/10/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Lawyers-Education Law||Greenwich Magazine||2015|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2011|
|Founder||Law Office of Robin P. Keller! LLC||2011 - Present|
|Senior Associate||Robinson & Cole||2001 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|New Jersey State Bar Association||Member||2007 - Present|
|New York State Bar Association||N/A||2002 - Present|
|Connecticut Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates||Member||N/A|
|University of Connecticut School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill||Business||MBA - Master of Business Administration||1982|
|Hospital Center at Orange||Medical Technology||Certificate MT(ASCP)||1978|
|Clemson University||Microbiology||BS - Bachelor of Science||1977|
|Community Conversations: Children with Special Needs||Disability Classifications, District Evaluations & Independent Evaluations||2015|
|The Six Steps of the Special Education Process: How as an Agency you can Assist Parents in Avoiding Roadblocks:||Special Education Law||2013|
|Know Your Child's Rights; Know the Special Ed Process; Know When Not to Go It Alone:||Special Education Law||2013|
|National Association Subrogation Professionals||Theories of Liability||2010|