McAndrews Law Offices Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary in NEPA with a New Scranton Office and Major Milestones!

May 2019 The MLO Minute It is with great excitement that McAndrews Law Offices celebrates our 10-year anniversary of our Northeastern Pennsylvania office by opening a new expanded office located at 2 West Olive Street, Scranton, Pa 18508. This new location will provide an even more accessible option for our NEPA and surrounding area clients.…

Injuries in Schools: A Supreme Court Decision Clarifies the Right to Recover

May 20th, 2019 The MLO Minute, By Dennis McAndrews, Esq. The Pennsylvania doctrine of “sovereign immunity“ protects school districts from recovery in many, but not all, cases in which children are injured at school or during school activities. There are exceptions to sovereign immunity which permit students and others injured on school property or at…

July 31st, 2019: ABLE Accounts vs. Special Needs Trusts

Free Informational Presentation – 6-8pm @ The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties Lesley Mehalick, JD, LLM and Jennifer Simons, Esq. will be joining The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties to host an informative financial presentation for families and other interested persons. This session will provide an overview of ABLE Accounts in Pennsylvania and…

May 29th, 2019: Transition into Adulthood for Individuals with Disabilities: High School, College and Entry into Employment

Webinar Nancy Potter, Esq. and Dennis McAndrews, Esq. will be providing a webinar program for the International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals (IARP). About the program: Students with disabilities face unique challenges in moving from adolescence to adulthood. This session will discuss the obligations of public school programs to provide for transition planning in secondary schools…

May 16th, 2019: Real Estate in a Special Needs Trust

The 2019 Fiduciary Education Foundation Conference Anthony Marone, Esq. will be a faculty member at the 2019 Fiduciary Education Foundation Conference. Anthony will be speaking from 11:20am – 12:20pm on “Owning and Managing Real Estate in Special Needs Trusts”. For more information, visit  http://fiduciaryeducationfoundation.org/schedule-of-events/  The Fiduciary Education Foundation sponsors an annual education seminar for Certified…