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Douglas E. Libby

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PHONE:

631-694-2300

 

EMAIL:

del@lambbarnosky.com

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EDUCATION:

♦  Fordham University (B.A., 1971)

♦  St. John’s University School of Law (J.D., 1974)

 

BAR ADMISSIONS:

New York

 

HONORS & AWARDS

  • 05.08.2014 – Sewanhaka Central High School District Board of Education dedicated the 53rd Annual District Music Festival and Art Exhibit to Douglas E. Libby in appreciation for his service as District Counsel for 32 years
  • 12.31.2014 – Certified by the New York State Education Department as a special education due process Impartial Hearing Officer

ORGANIZATIONS & COMMITTEES

  • Past President, New York State Association of School Attorneys
  • Chair, Nassau County Bar Association’s Education Law Committee
  • Former Program Chair, New York State Association of School Attorneys and the Nassau-Suffolk Academies of Law

PRESENTATIONS

  • 04.26.2017 – ENDREW F. SCOTUS Rules on the Requirement to Provide a FAPE: The Decision and its Impact from the Perspectives of a School Attorney, Parent Advocate and an IHO – Nassau County Bar Association’s Education Law Committee Meeting
  • 04.10.2016 – Student Discipline, OCR Compliance Investigations and Alternatives to Out of School Suspension – National School Boards Association Annual Conference
  • 12.14.2015 – Student Admission and Placement: Residency; Immunizations; English Language Learners – Nassau and Suffolk Academies of Law and the Education Law Committees 2015 Annual School Law Conference
  • 10.28.2014 – Legal Challenges to School Elections and Budget Votes – NYSSBA & NYSASA  95th Annual Convention and Education Expo
  • 06.01.2014 – Dear Colleague: Apple Polishing the FEDS – 14th Annual School Attorney Law Conference sponsored by the NYS Association of School
  • 10.25.2013 – FOIL in the Digital Age – NYSSBA 94th Annual Convention and Education Expo


PRACTICE AREAS:

Education, EmploymentLabor and Municipal

 

Douglas E. Libby served as counsel for the Sewanhaka Central High School District from 1980 through 2012. He is a certified impartial hearing officer to hear cases arising from special education disputes within the City of New York. Mr. Libby is a past President of the New York State Association of School Attorneys. He has served as Chair of the Nassau County Bar Association’s Education Law Committee and as Program Chair for the New York State Association of School Attorneys and the Nassau-Suffolk Academies of Law. Mr. Libby has lectured at seminars sponsored by the New York State School Boards Association, the Mid-Hudson School Study Council and the Nassau and Suffolk Bar Associations. He has lectured at the Continuing Legal Education Program sponsored by Hofstra University School of Law and has served as adjunct professor at C.W. Post’s Graduate Department.

 

 

 

Douglas E. Libby

Counsel

Douglas E. Libby hi res RESIZE

PHONE:

631-694-2300

EMAIL:

del@lambbarnosky.com

Download vCard

EDUCATION:

♦  Fordham University (B.A., 1971)

♦  St. John’s University School of Law (J.D., 1974)

BAR ADMISSIONS:

New York

HONORS & AWARDS

  • 05.08.2014 – Sewanhaka Central High School District Board of Education dedicated the 53rd Annual District Music Festival and Art Exhibit to Douglas E. Libby in appreciation for his service as District Counsel for 32 years
  • 12.31.2014 – Certified by the New York State Education Department as a special education due process Impartial Hearing Officer

ORGANIZATIONS & COMMITTEES

  • Past President, New York State Association of School Attorneys
  • Chair, Nassau County Bar Association’s Education Law Committee
  • Former Program Chair, New York State Association of School Attorneys and the Nassau-Suffolk Academies of Law

PRESENTATIONS

  • 04.26.2017 – ENDREW F. SCOTUS Rules on the Requirement to Provide a FAPE: The Decision and its Impact from the Perspectives of a School Attorney, Parent Advocate and an IHO – Nassau County Bar Association’s Education Law Committee Meeting
  • 04.10.2016 – Student Discipline, OCR Compliance Investigations and Alternatives to Out of School Suspension – National School Boards Association Annual Conference
  • 12.14.2015 – Student Admission and Placement: Residency; Immunizations; English Language Learners – Nassau and Suffolk Academies of Law and the Education Law Committees 2015 Annual School Law Conference
  • 10.28.2014 – Legal Challenges to School Elections and Budget Votes – NYSSBA & NYSASA  95th Annual Convention and Education Expo
  • 06.01.2014 – Dear Colleague: Apple Polishing the FEDS – 14th Annual School Attorney Law Conference sponsored by the NYS Association of School
  • 10.25.2013 – FOIL in the Digital Age – NYSSBA 94th Annual Convention and Education Expo


PRACTICE AREAS:

Education, EmploymentLabor and Municipal

Douglas E. Libby served as counsel for the Sewanhaka Central High School District from 1980 through 2012. He is a certified impartial hearing officer to hear cases arising from special education disputes within the City of New York. Mr. Libby is a past President of the New York State Association of School Attorneys. He has served as Chair of the Nassau County Bar Association’s Education Law Committee and as Program Chair for the New York State Association of School Attorneys and the Nassau-Suffolk Academies of Law. Mr. Libby has lectured at seminars sponsored by the New York State School Boards Association, the Mid-Hudson School Study Council and the Nassau and Suffolk Bar Associations. He has lectured at the Continuing Legal Education Program sponsored by Hofstra University School of Law and has served as adjunct professor at C.W. Post’s Graduate Department.