Academy of Law and Leadershp

St. Louis, Missouri, April 22-24, 2025

The Leading Special Education Law Conference: Turning Legal and Regulatory Guidance Into Local School District Practice
Hotel and Conference Center
The Royal Sonesta Chase Park Plaza
212 N Kingshighway Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63108

Call for Proposals: Use the following link to review the details and submit your proposal for presentation at the conference! 

Call for Proposals

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Here's a glimpse of what the 2024 Law and Leadership Academy included.

Look at what our attendees said about the Academy of Law and Leadership in 2024.

  • "Great review of very current cases."
  • "Mrs. Weatherly is an excellent speaker."
  • "I liked how the two presenters took turns and gave us the perspective from the educator and then from the attorney."
  • "The presenter gave real examples and engaged us through interactive tools."
  • "Loved the keynote speakers and collaborative sessions with legal counsel and special education leaders."
  • "Nice to see the collaboration between special education leaders and legal counsel; could have listened for hours."


Join us in creating a safe and respectful environment for all attendees through our event code of conduct. We believe that every individual deserves to feel comfortable and welcomed. Let's work together to ensure a positive and inclusive experience for everyone. By participating in CASE events, individuals agree to: 
  • Be kind and professional
  • Use welcoming and inclusive language
  • Be respectful of differing viewpoints and experiences
Thank you for helping make this a welcoming, positive event for all!