photo of Perry Zirkel, a smiling man wearing a plaid shirt, a tan baseball cap and glasses, seated at a table in front of shelves full of law books

I have 35+ years experience as an impartial specialist in education law, with a sub-specialty in special education law. My speaking engagements have spanned every state, and I have hosted annual conferences at Lehigh University since 1977.


May 2023 Legal Update

The Latest Supreme Court “Special Education” Decision: Perez v. Sturgis Public Schools

The latest version of The National Update of Case Law Under the IDEA and Section 504/ADA (as of December 31, 2022) [PDF]

The latest version of The Q-and-A Manual on Due Process Hearings (as of December 31, 2022) [PDF]