Philadelphia Today’s most critical issues in special education will be explored at this year’s Exceptional Children Conference, and attorneys from Sweet, Stevens, Katz & Williams are again playing a pivotal role. An annual presentation hosted by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI), the 2019 conference will take place on Friday, October 25 from 8:50 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. in the CLE Conference Center, Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor, Suite 1010, Philadelphia.

Partner Thomas C. Warner is course planner for the event, which is considered one of the premier special education conferences in the commonwealth.

Partner Andrew E. Faust will co-present the “Year in Review,” a popular annual segment of the conference that highlights key legislative and case law developments.

Managing Partner Sharon W. Montanye will co-present “Transition to Adult Services.” She is also a seasoned presenter knowledgeable in special education litigation, bringing additional credentials in the field of education as a former teacher and school administrator.

Associate Kyle J. Somers will be part of a panel discussion on “Contingent IEP Case Law.”

Sweet, Stevens, Katz & Williams, LLP was formed in 1995 by nine experienced education lawyers who created the first private law practice in Pennsylvania dedicated entirely to Education Law. Since then, the firm has grown to 19 attorneys who represent over 290 school and municipal entities as Solicitors or as Special Counsel in more than 50 counties throughout Pennsylvania.