IEP v. 504 Plan
Brian K. Gruber heads up the Law Office of Brian K. Gruber, P.C. Mr. Gruber has been representing children with special needs and their parents since 1997. Mr. Gruber is well known in special education circles as a collaborative advocate who often is able to obtain the desired outcome for his clients without having to resort to adversarial and costly litigation.
Mr. Gruber has participated in over 1200 IEP meetings, spanning several states, and more than 24 different school systems. As a special education trial lawyer, Mr. Gruber has been lead counsel in more than 300 special education mediations and due process hearings, and has appeared in federal district courts as well as the DC Circuit and 4th Circuit Courts of Appeals. In 2003, Mr. Gruber was admitted to the bar of the United States Supreme Court.
Mr. Gruber is a frequent speaker in professional and academic circles nationwide. Mr. Gruber is a member of the American Bar Association, Council for Exceptional Children, Learning Disabilities Association of America, and COPAA. Mr. Gruber is frequently engaged to train other lawyers in education law matters and has conducted continuing education classes for the Bar Association of the District of Columbia, the Bar Association of Montgomery County, and the Maryland Public Defenders Service. In his leisure time, Mr. Gruber is an avid softball player and former youth baseball coach.
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