Jennifer Donaldson, Esq. Appointed Member of PBA Legal Services for Exceptional Children Committee
Jennifer Donaldson, Esq. was recently appointed as a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Legal Services for Exceptional Children Committee. She has served on this committee since 2019.
Ms. Donaldson has been representing school districts and their employees in all aspects of school law including special education matters for nearly fifteen years. She is an attorney in the firm’s education and school law and litigation practice areas. She routinely fields questions and counsels school administrators on various regulatory compliance issues and she also is a fierce advocate in litigation matters where she represents school districts in special education administrative due process hearings. Additionally, she has vast experience handling special education appeals in federal courts and she has
also successfully argued before the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
The PBA Legal Services for Exceptional Children Committee was established to develop programs designed to educate members of the legal profession on current legislation and/or regulations affecting exceptional children and their families. The committee studies, reviews and makes recommendations concerning legislation or regulations that affect exceptional children and their families. To learn more or to get involved, please visit the Committee’s web page: https://www.pabar.org/public/committees/Legal-Services-for-Exceptional-Children/.