Free Special Education Consultations – Opening the Door to a Better Tomorrow

May 2019 The MLO Minute, by Michael Connolly, Esq., Supervising Partner of McAndrews Law Offices’ Special Education Department, and Caitlin McAndrews, Esq.  The purpose of special education is to provide every child with a disability to a Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE), which is an education designed to move the student toward independence and self-sufficiency…

May is Mental Health Awareness Month! …and Many More MLO Speaking Engagements!

Spring 2019 The MLO Minute: This month marks the 70th year of recognizing May as Mental Health Awareness Month. Each day, millions of Americans are affected by mental health issues, and studies reflect that approximately 1 in 5 adults suffer from mental illness. Additionally, 1 in 5 children will experience a mental disorder in their lifetimes. Several mental health…

May 1st, 2019: Planning for a Family Member with a Disability and Special Needs Trusts

Free Informational Presentation Hosted by St. Monica’s All Abilities Ministry and presented by Jennifer Simons, Esq. and Lesley Mehalick, JD, LLM of McAndrews Law Offices’ Estates and Trusts Department, Topics include Special needs trusts, Living Wills, Guardianship for transition to adulthood, Guidance on financial care for older individuals, and more! WHEN: Wednesday, May 1st, 2019…

The Legal Intelligencer Announces Dennis McAndrews as the recipient of the Award For Excellence of the Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law Alumni Association

The Legal Intelligencer: People in the News – April 9th, 2019 By Aleeza Furman Honored: Dennis McAndrews is slated to receive the Award For Excellence of the Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law Alumni Association.  In its announcement of the award, the Villanova Law Alumni Association stated that in the past 50 years since…