Grace E. Kim is the principal attorney with The Law Office of Grace E. Kim, P.C. Her practice is focused on Special Education and Education Law, to include issues involving the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), restraint and seclusion, school discipline, and higher education issues. Ms. Kim has been working on behalf of children with Special Needs since 2002 as a mother of a Special Needs child. This led her to become an attorney dedicating her practice to representing families of Special Needs children with legal and education-related issues. She earned her B.A. degree from Nyack College, her M.A. degree from Alliance Theological Seminary, and her J.D. degree from the George Mason School of Law. Ms. Kim lectures on Special Education Law and related topics for various local and national organizations and bar associations. She is also an Air Force spouse and a board member and co-founder of Partners in Promise, an education and advocacy non-profit group working on behalf of military special needs children. Ms. Kim lives in Virginia with her husband, Air Force Chaplain Lt. Col. Joshua Kim, her daughter, Karis (13) and her son, Josiah (19) who is on the Autism Spectrum with co-morbid conditions and other neurological and physical disabilities. In her free time she enjoys running marathons, singing opera, exploring different cultures through travel, books, and cuisines, and spending quality time with friends and family.
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