November 12th, 2016: Free IEP Clinic – Special Education 101

Special Education 101: What Parents Need to Know about their Child’s Educational Rights presented by Michael Connolly, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices, in conjunction with United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of Central Pennsylvania  Saturday, November 12th, 2016 from 9:00am – 12:00pm @ Glenn Patrick Hoffman Conference Center Join United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of Central Pennsylvania and McAndrews Law Offices,…

Playing by the Same Rules: Discipline of Charter School Students with Disabilities

Playing by the Same Rules: Discipline of Charter School Students with Disabilities By Caitlin McAndrews, Esq. McAndrews Law Offices, P.C.   Earlier this year, the Center for Civil Rights Remedies at the Civil Rights Project published a report entitled, “Charter Schools, Civil Rights and School Discipline: A Comprehensive Review.” The authors reviewed comprehensive data on…

October 6th, 2016: Dennis McAndrews speaks with the LA Times about the Bill Cosby Trial

The saga continues for Bill Cosby as the world awaits his upcoming trial on sexual assault charges. The Las Angeles Times has interviewed Dennis McAndrews throughout all of the pre-trial chaos to gain a better understanding of what is going on, and what we can expect to see for the fate of the famous comedian. Read the full…

Tuesday, October 25th: How to successfully include self-regulation components in an IEP

In-Sync and Social, LLC & McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. are teaming up for a FREE informational parent session! Come learn about your child’s educational rights, including how to effectively incorporate self-regulation components within an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) In-Sync and Social, LLC is an Occupational Therapy based social skills program. McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. concentrates…

Mark Your Calendars! SPELL Monthly Meetings

SPELL: Supporting Parents of Exceptional Learners for Life is a support group for parents of special education students in Reading and throughout Berks County. SPELL is operated under the guidance of local advocates Michele Ford and Elizabeth Hemmings. SPELL was created to help parents gain information, resources and support while assisting them in their journey…

Michael Gehring will present at The Arc of Chester County’s November 30th Chat-n-Chew Workshop!

Michael E. Gehring, Esquire will be presenting on at The Arc of Chester County’s November 30th Chat-n-Chew Workshop! Michael is an associate with McAndrews Law Offices, P.C., He concentrates his practice on Special Education litigation and related civil matters in both state and federal courts. Michael has an extensive background in litigation, with over twenty years of experience…

Michael Connolly will present at The Arc Alliance’s December 13th Chat-n-Chew session!

Michael Connolly, Esq. Bio: Mr. Connolly is a shareholder at McAndrews Law Offices, where, with over seventeen years of experience, he represents parents of children with special needs in a variety of education matters at administrative hearings and state and federal court.  He has assisted parents in disputes involving their public school related to issues…

Chat-n-Chew: Michael Connolly & Michael Gehring will present at upcoming interactive workshops for parents & professionals

Michael Gehring, Esq. and Michael Connolly, Esq., both with McAndrews Law Offices, will be presenting on various special education issues, including An Overview of Special Education and Special Education Litigation: The Process and Legal Updates. These FREE trainings are a great way to network and learn more about matters impacting individuals with special needs and their…