New bill signed by Governor Wolf has potential for positive change for both advocates in the mental illness community as well as Pennsylvania’s justice system

July 2015 This past month, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolfe signed a bill that will require more training for police officers and district magisterial judges in recognizing and understanding persons with mental illness, intellectual disabilities, and autism. This bill has potential to reduce officer injury, bystander injury, and consumer injury, as well as quickly getting people in the right hands of the…

NORTHEASTERN, PA, July 28th, 2015: McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. Prevails Again Before a Special Education Hearing Officer in NEPA

  NORTHEASTERN, PA, July 28th, 2015: McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. is eager to announce that they have successfully secured another win before a Special Education Hearing Officer in Northeastern, Pennsylvania. Heather Hulse, J.D., M.S., M.A., a shareholder at the firm and the operator of their Scranton, Pa office, has over fifteen years of experience in…

July 27th, 2015 – Michael Connolly, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices in the Philadelphia Inquirer today!

July 27th, 2015 – Michael Connolly, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices was noted in today’s edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer, recognizing his experience and role as our newest hire and shareholder at our firm. Click Mr. Connolly’s head shot for his full bio and read his mention in the Business Section of the paper and online at: http://www.philly.com/philly/business/homepage/20150727_People_in_the_News.html.

Caitlin McAndrews, Esq. will be a part of the Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County’s Free IEP Presentation & Clinic

  Do You Have Questions About Your Child’s Educational Services? The Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County Can Help!   Saturday, August 8th, 2015, 1:30 – 3:30pm Rockville Memorial Library (21 Maryland Ave., Rockville, MD 20850)   -All are welcome to attend this free presentation and individual consultations/Q&A with LD specialists -Brief consultations will be conducted…