Jeffrey L. Rogers


Senior Counsel


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713.960.6018
(512) 354-1080
jrogers@rmgllp.com
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Jennifer Cronkhite
713.960.6012
jcronkhite@rmgllp.com

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Mr. Rogers has been representing school districts since 1980 and has handled numerous special education cases for Texas school districts from “cradle to grave,” from due process hearings all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. He also has extensive experience in civil rights and employment litigation. Mr. Rogers is a frequent speaker at legal conferences and seminars regarding special education. He recently relocated to open the Firm’s Austin office and now consults with Austin area districts about IDEA compliance and dispute resolution.

Practice Areas

  • Employment Law
  • Special Education and Disability Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Litigation
  • Administrative Proceedings

Education

  • The University of Texas (B.A. in Journalism, 1975)
  • South Texas College of Law (J.D. 1980)
  • Dean’s Honor List each year
  • E.E. Townes Award for Scholastic Excellence, 1979-1980

Activities and Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas School Law Section
  • Texas Council of School Attorneys
  • National Council of School Attorneys

Bar/Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • All federal district and state courts of Texas