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Christopher P. Borreca

Christopher P. Borreca

Thompson & Horton LLP

Houston, TX, USA

Chris Borreca is a lawyer who has represented public and private schools for more than twenty years, concentrating in the area of special education. Borreca is a founding partner of the law firm of Thompson & Horton located in Houston, Texas. Previously, he was a partner at the firm of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Borreca was a teacher and school administrator in Madison, Wisconsin and directed a private school in Houston serving students with significant disabilities. He is a former president of the Education Law Association and received his undergraduate degree from Peabody College (Vanderbilt University), his master's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and his J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center. 

In addition to representing school districts before administrative judges and courts, Borreca provides legislative consultation at the state and federal level. He is a frequent speaker at national conferences dealing with special education law. He has authored numerous articles and books for the Atlantic, the National School Boards Association, the Education Law Association, LRP Publications  and others.


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