Student Disability Advisor —

Students with disabilities face bigger challenges on their journeys toward an education than others. Yet, the undertaking is anything but uncommon. One official study asserts that one in five college and university students lives with a disability. Nationwide, there are numerous state and federal laws protecting students with disabilities and compelling educational institutions from providing reasonable accommodations for access to equal education. However, sometimes Washington schools fail to fulfill their obligation to students with disabilities and infringe on their right to an education. If your K-12 school, institution of higher education, or other educational program refuses to recognize your disability or grant reasonable accommodations, contact national education attorney-advisor Joseph D. Lento. He and the Lento Law Firm's Student Defense Team will engage any Washington school, regardless of grade level or degree program to defend you.

Disabled Student Rights in Washington

Disability Accommodations in Washington

The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights declares that Washington schools and programs in other states must provide students a "free appropriate public education" (FAPE). Consequently, schools are tasked with obeying a myriad of state and fede