January 2018: Delaware’s DHSS Releases Supported Decision Making Form

The MLO Minute  Delaware’s DHSS Releases Supported Decision Making Form By Caitlin McAndrews, Esq., McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. January 30th, 2018: Persons with disabilities in Delaware desiring to designate an individual who can assist with making important financial, medical, and other decisions can now do so more easily using a DHSS approved form available online. Supported…

March 28th, 2018: Special Needs Trusts – A Guide for Families

Special Needs Trusts – A Guide for Families Presented by Alissa Gorman of McAndrews Law Offices, P.C., in conjunction with Family Behavioral Resources. This presentation will explain how parents and other family members can establish trusts to preserve assets for their loved one with special needs while still accessing vital public benefits.  We will discuss…

March 14th, 2018: Mental Illness and ID: What You Need to Know After 18

Mental Illness and ID: What You Need to Know After 18 Join NAMI of Montgomery County and Jennifer Simons, Alissa Gorman and Tanya Alvarado of McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. and learn about the legal topics associated with Mental Illness and Intellectual Disability. WHEN: March 14th, 2018 TIME: 7:00pm – 8:30pm LOCATION: NAMI of PA Montgomery County…

February 7th, 2018: McAndrews Law Offices Wins Major Federal Court Special Education Decision

The MLO Minute  McAndrews Law Offices Wins Major Federal Court Special Education Decision February 7th, 2018: On January 29, 2018, McAndrews Law Offices prevailed in a major education case in federal district court in Philadelphia. The case involved the all-too-common recent situation where a public charter school goes out of business and children with special education…

January 2018: MLO Addresses Every Type of Special Education Issue

The MLO Minute  MLO Addresses Every Type of Special Education Issue January 2018: When our firm began handling special education matters thirty (30) years ago, the primary issue often involved the identification of a student’s disability, because at that time, school districts routinely determined a child’s program and placement solely upon the student’s disability, and not…

January 31st, 2018: Allyson McAndrews, M.Ed. & Dennis McAndrews, Esq. will serve as faculty for PBI webinar, Media 101: Developing Optimal Relationships with Journalists

Media 101: Developing Optimal Relationships with Journalists Presented by Allyson McAndrews, M.Ed. and Dennis McAndrews, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices, P.C.  PENNSYLVANIA BAR INSTITUTE (PBI) LIVE WEBINAR  Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018  12:00 noon – 1:00 pm 1 Substantive CLE credit Click here to register   About Review several tips for law firms to follow in…

January 10th, 2018: Faces of the Main Line Highlights McAndrews Law Attorneys

The MLO Minute  Faces of the Main Line Highlights McAndrews Law Attorneys January 10th, 2018: Dennis McAndrews and Joe McGettigan, both attorneys with McAndrews Law Offices, were recently featured on  Faces of the Main Line  and interviewed by host John Ricciutti on Main Line Public TV at Radnor Studio 21. McAndrews and McGettigan worked closely together…