Lake County Regional Office of Education
The Lake County Regional Office of Education is offering an administrator academy approved program on Legal Issues in Special Education: Putting Theory Into Practice, revised and updated on February 13, 2019, featuring Michelle Todd. Visit for information and registration. Register soon, as seating is limited. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn the latest in special education law in the way only HLERK can do.
Registration is now open at for the IAASE Winter Conference scheduled for February 21-22 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Springfield. HLERK will be actively involved at the conference, beginning with Bennett Rodick chairing the “attorneys’ panel.” We look forward to seeing you there. The IAASE Executive Board meeting is scheduled for February 20 at the Crowne, and all IAASE members are invited to attend.
In March, the NSBA national conference will be held in Philadelphia. One of the programs will feature HLERK retired partner Nancy Krent discussing the ISBE “Public Inquiry” process involving special education services at CPS convened by ISBE Chief Legal Counsel Stephanie Jones.
A variety of HLERK attorneys will be in attendance at the National Council of School Attorneys meeting, which runs concurrently with the NSBA conference.


Please Save the Date for the IASA/HLERK annual Year in Review conferences.

We look forward to seeing you at the following dates/locations:

October 1, 2019
Marriott Pere Marquette Hotel

October 23, 2019
Doubletree Hotel

Oak Brook
October 30, 2019
Hamburger University