Representing Persons with Disabilities in Injury Cases – Countering Misconceptions

November 2018 The MLO Minute, By Dennis McAndrews, Esq. Over the course of my long career of representing individuals with disabilities and their families, I have resolved a great many cases for persons with disabilities who have been injured through automobile accidents, physical abuse, or the negligence of caretakers. One of the most frustrating and…

Our Elder Law Practice is More Than Just Drafting Documents

November 2018 The MLO Minute – By Dennis McAndrews: Recognizing and understanding the needs of an elderly client is imperative In some ways, the easiest part of Elder Law is preparing the documents necessary to assist our clients. But recognizing and understanding the global needs of an elderly client is essential to be certain that the documents we…

Michael Connolly, Esq. of McAndrews Law will present at the Epilepsy Association’s Annual Conference

November 17th, 2018 Michael Connolly, Esq., Supervising Partner of McAndrews Law Offices Special Education Department, will be a guest presenter at the Epilepsy Association of Western and Central Pennsylvania’s Epilepsy Mini-Conference! Topic of Michael Connolly’s presentation: An Overview of Special Education Law and the Right to Remain in School Until 21 Years of Age WHEN: Saturday,…

Kim Caputo of McAndrews Law is Featured in The Legal Intelligencer

Fall 2018 The Legal Intelligencer welcomes McAndrews Law Offices’ new special education attorney, Kim Caputo! The Legal Intelligencer: McAndrews Law Offices added Kimberly Caputo to its special education team. Caputo joins the firm after having served over 25 years in the Office of General Counsel for the Philadelphia School District. She has handled all aspects of…

McAndrews Law welcomes Henry Young, Esq. as lead special education attorney for our Wyomissing office!

October 2018 Henry Young has Joined McAndrews Law Offices! Henry Young, Esq., has joined our firm as lead special education attorney for our Wyomissing office. Henry is an experienced attorney with nearly 20 years at the bar, and has a tremendous passion for special education in addition to significant past litigation experience. Henry has been…

MLO Prevails in Yet Another Precedent-Setting Federal Court Decision

October 2018 McAndrews Law Offices has received another major federal court decision by which a child with disabilities and his family will receive compensatory education services due to the failure of a school system to provide a free appropriate public education. On October 9, the United States District Court in Delaware handed down a decision…

McAndrews Law Welcomes Kim Caputo, Esq. to Our Special Education Department!

October 2018 McAndrews Law Offices is excited to welcome Kim Caputo, Esq. to our Special Education Department! McAndrews Law Offices is pleased to announce the addition of another highly experienced and well-respected attorney to our special education team. Kimberly Caputo, Esq. joined us this month after having served over a quarter century in the Office…

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

October 2018 There is no better time than October to get involved and learn about bullying prevention! Every day, thousands of young individuals are bullied – whether at school, home, or online. In an effort to end this ongoing and rampant problem, PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center founded the National Bullying Prevention Month Campaign in…