Lori Kirsch-Goodwin is a founder and member of the law firm Kirsch-Goodwin & Kirsch, PLLC in Scottsdale, Arizona. The firm represents students and their families in school related matters, focusing on matters and disputes arising under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. Lori is routinely involved in due process litigation. She has been a litigation/trial attorney for over 25 years and has had over 30 jury trials. She earned her Bachelor's degree in political from Syracuse University and her J.D. from Bridgeport / Quinnipiac School of Law. Lori is an AV-rated attorney and admitted to practice before the state and federal district courts in New York, New Jersey and Arizona. Lori entered the special education arena 14 years ago when one of her twin boys was evaluated for special education. She has been advocating for and representing other families since. Lori brings her litigation skills to the table as well as her sensitivity for the families she represents.