About

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Background

Ms. Jennifer Chang’s primary practice of law is in special education and related educational issues, including, but not limited to, bullying, suspensions and expulsions. Ms. Chang works vigorously to protect student’s rights to a free and appropriate education (FAPE) under both federal and state laws, such as the IDEA, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Title II of the ADA. If the student is eligible to receive special education, and the student is not receiving the appropriate services or accommodations, or is being denied of services, Ms. Chang will advocate for the student and the parent. Ms. Chang further represents students against private school for various disciplinary issues.


Offices

Her offices are located in Los Angeles and Orange Counties. Ms. Chang and her staff strive to work diligently and zealously to provide the best outcome for her clients.

She provides initial consultation at free of charge. Ms. Chang understands the needs of her clients, and payment plans are available for families in dire financial circumstances.


Education

Southwestern Law School, J.D.
California State University, Northridge, B.S.


Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Korean-American Special Education Center, Board Member
  • T.I.G.E.R. (Teaching Individuals for Grassroots Education Reform)Program, Teacher
  • Special Education Law Columnist with The Korean Daily
  • Rotary Club of Koreatown, District 5280, Club 26104, Member
  • Korean-American Bar Association, Member
  • Autism Speaks, Member
  • Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA), Member