Massachusetts special education attorney Lillian E. Wong has one goal: to ensure your child receives a quality education. Education law can be confusing and dealing with the school system can be frustrating. Attorney Wong will work hard to provide you and your child with valuable legal advice and representation.
Ms. Wong advocates for children of all ages throughout Massachusetts. Her aim is to maintain a positive, collaborative relationship with the school system. At the same time, she understands that sometimes the only way to successfully assert your child's rights is through litigation. Whatever your needs, she remains committed to helping children achieve their potential at school and beyond.
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Ms. Wong has represented clients at IEP meetings, manifestation determinations, due process hearings and settlement negotiations. Ms. Wong has advocated for her clients' inclusion in the general education setting and helped other clients obtain private placements.
Ms. Wong is a graduate of UCLA Law School and Dartmouth College (Summa Cum Laude) and a member of the Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA), The Special Needs Advocacy Network (SPAN), and Massachusetts Advocates for Children's Coalition to Defend Special Education. For the past three years, Attorney Wong has been selected to the Super Lawyer New England Rising Star list.