DW Attorney George P. Butler to Speak on New Developments in Special Education in Michigan

Dickinson Wright Attorney George P. Butler to Speak on New Developments in Special Education in Michigan

March 2005
DETROIT, Mich. (March 16, 2005)— Dickinson Wright attorney, George P. Butler III, will speak on the topic of New Developments in Special Education in Michigan at a seminar sponsored by Lorman Education Services. The seminar will be held on April 14, 2005 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center at Michigan State University, located at 55 South Harrison Road, in East Lansing. This seminar will provide attendees with practical and relevant information in order to confidently and effectively handle the most challenging special education issues, such as the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, discipline of children with disabilities, recovery of attorney fees and costs, preparing for the due process hearing, and an overview of the Individualized Education Program. The seminar is designed for special education teachers and directors, superintendents, psychologists, principals, administrators, board members, guidance counselors, social workers and attorneys. To register, please visit www.lorman.com or call 888-678-5565. George P. Butler III is a Member in the Detroit office of Dickinson Wright, where his practice focus is school law, and also includes complex civil litigation, labor law, construction law and commercial and real estate transactions. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Detroit Metropolitan, Oakland County, Massachusetts, Federal and American Bar Associations, Michigan Defense Trial Counsel, Inc., Michigan Association of School Boards, and the National and Michigan Councils of School Board Attorneys. Mr. Butler is a frequent lecturer and writer on school law issues, and serves as general counsel to various educational entities. He is a graduate of Drew University in Madison, New Jersey, and earned his J.D. from the New England School of Law in Boston. About Dickinson Wright Dickinson Wright PLLC, founded in 1878, has more than 200 attorneys in offices located in Detroit, Bloomfield Hills, Lansing, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, and Washington, D.C. Dickinson Wright is a full-service law firm with more than 40 practice areas. For more information, visit www.dickinsonwright.com.
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