Colby Brunt is a partner with Stoneman, Chandler & Miller LLP specializing in special education and school law. Ms. Brunt is responsible for matters involving school district policy development, special education, labor and employment matters and student discipline.
Ms. Brunt holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education from Boston University, and earned her law degree from the University of Richmond School of Law in Richmond, Virginia. She is a member of the Massachusetts and Connecticut Bars. Prior to being admitted to the Bar, Ms. Brunt served as a public school teacher in Connecticut.
In addition to her work with clients, Ms. Brunt has been a faculty member at various seminars sponsored by the Department of Mental Health, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE), Lesley University, the Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee, the Flaschner Judicial Institute, Lorman Educational Services, and private vendors. Ms. Brunt has also authored articles and chapters for Special Education Commentary for the Massachusetts Special Education Reporter, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE), national journals, and international publications. In 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2010 Massachusetts and New England SuperLawyers named Ms. Brunt as a Rising Star in the field of education law.