Barbara H. Dyer Attorney


Educational Law






Barbara has been involved in local, state and national disability and educational advocacy projects for nearly 25 years and has a special education law private practice.
In spring 2006, Dyer assisted Matt Cohen, Atty., a nationally prominent figure in the area of special education law, as an intern with Monahan and Cohen, Attorneys at Law in Chicago, IL. She is currently Of Councel with Matt Cohen Associates. Additionally, she has served as a Staff Attorney for the CANLEARN project, at University of Tennessee College of Law. Additionally, Sspecial education legal consultant for the Special Education Advocacy Project of Legal Aid of East Tennessee (LAET) funded by the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth (TCCY).

A notable juncture in Dyer’s career came during the 1997 re-authorization of IDEA when she participated in and testified during hearings held by the 105th Congress Working Group in Washington, D.C. (See More)
Barb Dyer  
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Of Councel with Matt Cohen Associates