Ted Sussan & Staci
Ted and Staci are part of the Children's
Apraxia Network's Executive Board. They are also 2 of the speakers at our
To School" Meeting for September, 2000
Here is some information about
"This New jersey law firm has devoted over 24 years in developing the ability to properly
represent disabled children and their parents in disputes with public school districts. The practice
focuses on the rights of disabled students pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities
Education Act, and other related issues. Litigated disputes involve all special education matters,
including identification, referral, classification, program, placement, and related services.
Theodore Sussan began as a general practitioner 30 years ago, but was drawn to special education issues in 1975
because of personal circumstances involving his disabled son. out of necessity he has developed an in depth knowledge of the special education rights of school aged children between the ages of three and twenty one.
Staci Greenwald was a special education teacher before attending law school.
She has a degree in speech pathology, and is a Certified Teacher of the
Handicapped. her contributions to the firm deal with representation of the
disabled in various forums, from the office of Administrative Law to the Federal Courts. Besides special education issues, she offers advocacy in matters involving the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) and guardianship.
Monica Palestis has spent her entire career dealing with school law matters, and devotes all of her efforts to special education advocacy on behalf of disabled children. She has presented to
attorneys, judges, and educators in the state of New Jersey.
These attorneys have invested hundreds of hours in helping parent groups, educators, learning consultants, Judges, and other lawyers interested in keeping abreast of this quickly changing area of law."
can visit Ted and Staci at their main website here.
at their other website.
you can email Ted