Angela Ciolfi, Legal Aid Justice Center / Charlottesville
Angela Ciolfi is the Legal Director of JustChildren, a program of the Legal Aid Justice Center that focuses on improving Virginia's public education, juvenile justice, and foster care systems. Her work for the program earned her the Oliver White Hill Award from the Virginia State Bar in 2003 and the Child Advocacy Award from the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division in 2010. At JustChildren, she has been involved in advocating state-level reforms in public education and representing individual clients in student discipline, enrollment, special education, and other areas of children’s law. She is also a lecturer at the University of Virginia School of Law where she teaches a seminar on Special Education Law and supervises students in the Child Advocacy and Consumer Law Clinics.
Bradford King, Sands Anderson / Richmond
Bradford King is a shareholder at the firm Sands Anderson in Richmond, Virginia, where he leads the firm's education law team. He has been practicing school law for twenty years, and annually has been named to America’s Best Lawyers in the Education Section since 2010. He also annually has been named to Virginia's Legal Elite since 2009. He currently serves as lead counsel to approximately twenty Virginia public school districts, and routinely serves as special counsel to others on personnel, special education, and governance matters. He is a past chairman of the Virginia Council of School Attorneys (COSA). He and his wife, Angie, have four sons, all of whom attend(ed) the Hanover County, Virginia, public schools.