Hailey Janecka serves as an associate in the Houston office of Thompson & Horton LLP. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Janecka was an assistant attorney with Harris County Attorney’s Protective Services Division. In her role as a county attorney, Ms. Janecka represented the Department of Family and Protective Services in cases involving abused and neglected children in Harris County. Before becoming an attorney, she taught 11th grade English in Houston, Texas. Ms. Janecka is currently focusing her practice on cases involving special education law.

Speeches and Presentations

What to Expect from TEA’s Corrective Actin Plan, Co-presenter with Chris Borreca and Janet Horton; Region 4 Back to School Legal Seminar, Houston, TX (September 7, 2018).

Legal Guidance for Dealing with Police, CPS, and Divorced Parents, Co-presenter with David Hodgins; Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education Interactive Conference, Austin, TX (July 24, 2018).

Special Education Law Post-Endrew F.: Has Anything Changed?, Co-presenter with Chris Borreca; Legal Issues for Texas School Administrators, University of St. Thomas, Houston, Texas (March 26, 2018).