Posted October 26, 2020
On Wednesday, October 28, Christine Soto, a partner at Florio Perrucci Steinhardt Cappelli Tipton & Taylor LLC and Co-Chair of the firm’s Education Law Group, will be a presenter at the NJICLE Hot Topics in Special Education Law 2020 program. This CLE class, presented in cooperation with the New Jersey State Bar Association School Law Committee, will take place 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. via Zoom videoconference. For more information or to register, please click here.
Soto will discuss privacy issues in remote learning. Other topics that will be addressed at this program include social media, freedom of speech and special education students; equity issues and equal opportunity in services; and compensatory education.
Soto concentrates her practice representing New Jersey school boards on education law matters with an emphasis on special education, state and federal litigation, and legal counseling on an array of school law issues. Prior to joining the firm, Soto was the Executive Legal Affairs Officer for the New Jersey Department of Education. Before the NJDOE, Soto spent more than a decade as a special education parent attorney. She is admitted to practice in New Jersey, New York and Illinois. She is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association – School Law Committee, the National School Boards Association Council of School Attorneys, and the Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey. Soto earned her B.A. in English Literature from the University of Pennsylvania and received her J.D. from New York University School of Law.
Florio Perrucci Steinhardt Cappelli Tipton & Taylor LLC was founded in 1996 by New Jersey Governor James Florio after leaving public office and Michael J. Perrucci, well known as a litigation trial attorney in numerous million dollar federal and state cases. With offices in Phillipsburg, Cherry Hill, and New Providence in New Jersey; Bethlehem and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; and New York City, the firm is recognized as one of the fastest growing law firms in the Tri-State area. The firm successfully represents public and private sector clients with legal strategy, government advocacy and business solutions.
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