Isabel Ekman to Lead Maine’s School Law Practice at Drummond Woodsum

Drummond Woodsum, a leading law firm specializing in education law, is pleased to announce that Isabel Ekman will be assuming the role of practice group leader for the Maine School Law practice, effective immediately.

Isabel is an experienced litigator and advisor who brings a wealth of experience and expertise to her new position. She has successfully represented school districts in a wide range of legal matters, including special education and disability law, student rights, student discipline, and Title IX issues.

“We are thrilled to have Isabel step up and take on this important leadership role,” said Bill Stockmeyer, Managing Director at Drummond Woodsum. “Her dedication to serving her clients’ interests, combined with her friendly and approachable demeanor, make her an invaluable asset to our team. The future of our School Law practice looks bright.”

Isabel Ekman’s reputation as a thought leader in the education space is well-deserved. She is frequently sought after to conduct customized trainings on special education law, student disability issues, student discipline, and Title IX compliance at the K-12 level. Her expertise has also been recognized through her numerous publications on these topics and her frequent invitations to present at conferences and events.

In addition to her legal accomplishments, Isabel has been recognized by New England Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in the field of Schools and Education. She has also been included on the Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch” list in the field of Education Law.

Isabel will be working closely with James O’Shaughnessy, leader of Drummond Woodsum’s New Hampshire school law practice, to represent schools throughout both states. Together, Isabel and Jim lead a team of attorneys and consultants who provide comprehensive legal services, ensuring that schools are equipped to navigate the complex legal landscape of education.

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