April 26, 2018
Taylor Porter Partner Amy Groves Lowe will serve as a featured legal speaker for the 2018 International Association of Laboratory Schools Directors' Institute Conference, to be held Wednesday, May 2, in Pittsburgh. Groves Lowe will deliver presentations on four sections: Due Process; Student/Staff Handbooks; Updates on Government Policies; and Balancing Rights of Individuals with the School's Responsibility to Maintain a Safe and Effective Learning Environment.
The International Association of Laboratory Schools (IALS) is an international association of laboratory and university affiliated schools engaged in practices of teacher training, curriculum development, research, professional development, and educational experimentation for the purpose of supporting member’s schools and as a voice speaking for the improvement of learning for all children.
At Taylor Porter, Groves Lowe has a general litigation practice, with specific emphasis in the areas of insurance defense, employment and labor law, and education law. Groves Lowe has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America in two areas: Education Law and Litigation-Insurance. Groves Lowe is also a jury consultant and assists other attorneys in jury selection, pre-trial research and statistical analysis and serving as a litigation consultant in expert and lay witness preparation.
She earned her B.S. degree, her M.A. degree in psychology and her J.D. degree from Louisiana State University. A frequent speaker at litigation seminars, Groves Lowe is a member of many professional organizations including the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Baton Rouge Bar Association, the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel and the Defense Research Institute. She received her J.D. in 1997 from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University where she was the winner of the Tullis Moot Court competition and was inducted into the Law Center’s Hall of Fame.