Spies, Powers & Robinson, P.C.Co
Jack D. Robinson, is an attorney and co-founder of the law firm Spies, Powers & Robinson, P.C., who has spent the last twenty years of his legal career representing children with disabilities and their parents against educational marginalization and discrimination and student mistreatment and abuse in public schools. Jack represented the parents of Endrew (Drew) in Endrew F. v. Douglas County Sch. Dist., a landmark case decided by the United States Supreme Court in 2017 that establishhed a “markedly more demanding” standard for determining the educational rights of children with disabilities. Jack is a frequent lecturer on the application and construction of the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. His honors include being awarded the 2018 Catalyst Award for Legal Advocate of the Year by The Arc USA and being named the 2018 Top Litigator by Law Week Colorado.
Monday, October 14
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM