Jim gerl is a mediator, hearing officer, attorney and consultant. Jim Gerl provides mediation that is designed to help the parties resolve the situation with an eye to their ongoing future relationship. Jim also consults with states on system design and training of hearing officers and mediators. Jim has been successful in a wide variety of special education disoute resolution situations.
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JD (law); MA (Policy analysis); BA
Special Education and Conflict Resolution Experience
Jim Gerl has been a special education mediator and hearing officer since 1989. Check out his blog at ttp://specialeducationlawblog.blogspot.com/ Jim has spoken at numerous national and regional Special Education Law conferences. He consults with various states on hearing officer and mediator training and on dispute resolution systems design. Jim believes that special education mediation resolution should be conducted with an eye twoard the ongoing relationship of the parties.