Hodges, Loizzi, Eisenhammer, Rodick & Kohn


Lawyers committed to the success of local

government

Our law firm represents school districts, charter schools, colleges and universities, municipalities, park districts and other local governments throughout Illinois.  We know this client base well, know its particular needs and problems, and understand the special, often highly-charged environment in which it operates. We are committed to the success of local government entities. Our clients tell us our high level of commitment is exceptional... we hope you'll consider finding out for yourself.

With 37 attorneys in three state-of-the-art offices in Arlington Heights, Peoria and O'Fallon, we are large enough to meet any or all of our clients' legal needs, yet not so large that any client's need is ever overlooked.  Contact us today!


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Please click HERE to register for IASA's annual school law conferences The Year in Review:  The Highlights and Lowlights of Illinois School Law 2014. 

8.15.14

Welcome Back for the 2014-2015 School Year!

Trial Court Upholds RIF of Tenured Teachers in Group 2 Despite Allegedly Incomplete Evaluations

Illinois Supreme Court Finds Recent Pension Reform Unconstitutional

Amendment to the Illinois School Safety Drill Act Enables School Districts to Make Updated Emergency and Crisis Response Plans Available through Electronic Applications on Electronic Devices (i.e., Smartphones, Tablets, and Laptop Computers)

Lengthy Delay Distinguishes Mediation From Non-Compensable Resolution Session/Parents Awarded Around $160,000 in Total

Hearsay in Administrative Hearing Violates Tenured Teacher's Due Process When Outcome Depends on Witness Credibility

7.10.14

Amendment to the Illinois School Safety Drill Act Enables School Districts to Make Updated Emergency and Crisis Response Plans Available through Electronic Applications on Electronic Devices (i.e., Smartphones, Tablets, and Laptop Computers)

7.2.14

Appellate Court Upholds RIFs of Group 2 Teachers with No Recall Rights

SB7 Amendment Gives Limited Recall Rights to Certain Group 2 RIF’d Teachers

Illinois Appellate Court Upholds School Board Decision Regarding Subcontracting of Transportation Services Reversing IELRB

It’s Audit Letter Season Again!

CPR/AED Training Mandated for Illinois High School Students