“I believe that we are here to do good, It is the responsibility of every human being to aspire to do something worthwhile, to make the world a better place than the one we found. Life is a gift, and if we agree to accept it, we must contribute in return.”

Albert Einstein

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ABOUT SKYERLAW AND YOUR SPECIAL EDUCATION CHILD

SkyerLaw is the premier NY special education law firm for nearly twenty years. Regina founded the firm in 1992 for the sole purpose of advocating, mediating and litigating on behalf of children with special education needs.  Our practice is highly regarded, and our lawyers are recognized for their passion and excellence in representing the interests of our clients. We are committed to delivering exceptional, collaborative service and being the firm of choice for parents with special needs children.

EXPERIENCED LEADERSHIP

Under the direct leadership and supervision of noted attorney and child advocate, Regina Skyer, our team of highly qualified attorneys, advocates and legal assistants work together to provide our clients with sensitive and timely counsel as well as diligent representation in all areas of their child’s educational and developmental needs. We work with the families of children from infancy through age 21.

HELPING PARENTS GET THE RIGHT SERVICES FOR THEIR CHILD

We assist parents in all aspects the evaluation and classification process for their child; the development of a meaningful I.E.P; recommending and finding a public or private special education school/placement; and last but not least assisting in the funding and reimbursement of parental placements.

Every client who retains the services of our SkyerLaw is assigned a case manager who is available to answer all questions, guide parents through the complicated process and represent them at either a Committee on Special Education Review, an Impartial Hearing or Settlement Negotiations.

EXCEPTIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

SkyerLaw is well known throughout the five boros of New York City, as well as Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester and Rockland counties. We have established working relationships with school districts throughout these locales,with all of the private special education schools and many private evaluators and therapists. The goal of our firm is to help parents secure the best possible education for their child.

Education is the greatest gift we can give a child, it’s the way to make the world a better place.