Lauren S. Michaels

  • Hosted by Education Law Center
  • Sponsored by Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Service location Newark, New Jersey
  • Law school Harvard Law School
  • Issue area Education/Special Education
  • Fellowship class year 2009
  • Program AmeriCorps Fellows Program, Design Your Own Fellowship

The Project

Lauren focused on securing appropriate special education services for children in foster care in New Jersey. In addition to personally representing clients, Lauren trained and mentored private attorneys to enable them to advocate for individual children, will create and distribute a guide for state agencies, and serve as a special education law resource for attorneys and state agencies, as well as biological parents, foster parents and educational surrogates.

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