The Elder Access to Justice Roundtable

June 2018 The Elder Access to Justice Roundtable On Friday, June 15th, 2018, McAndrews Law Offices’ Elder Law and Estate Planning attorneys Anthony L. Marone and Jennifer Simons attended the annual Elder Access to Justice Round Table.  The Round Table is an informative event in Montgomery County where professionals working with seniors including attorneys, bankers,…

Will Michael Cohen Cut a Deal With the Feds? Dennis McAndrews explores this topic with NBC10

June 2018 Will Michael Cohen Cut a Deal With the Feds? Dennis McAndrews explores this topic with NBC10 Dennis McAndrews, Esq. sits down with Rosemary Connors at NBC10 studios in Philadelphia to discuss Michael Cohen, former attorney for President Donald Trump, and what we could expect to see from the current investigation. Click here to…

McAndrews Law Attorneys Again Recognized As Super Lawyers

June 2018 The MLO Minute: McAndrews Law Attorneys Again Recognized As Super Lawyers Virtually every year, one or more of our attorneys are identified by the publication known as Super Lawyers in Pennsylvania and Delaware. This year, our outstanding Estates and Trusts attorney, Alissa Gorman, has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in the field of Estate Planning…

Don’t delay in reviewing your wills and trusts under the recent tax act

2018 The MLO Minute: Don’t delay in reviewing your wills and trusts under the recent tax act In December, Congress passed and the President signed the most significant changes to the federal tax code in decades. Although much of the media coverage and political spin surrounding this major piece of legislation involved income tax issues under…

FREE LUNCH SEMINAR: When Should A Therapist or Educational Professional Refer A Client To An Education Lawyer?

FREE LUNCH SEMINAR: When Should A Therapist or Educational Professional Refer A Client To An Education Lawyer? Speaker: Dennis McAndrews, Founder of McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. Both In–Person AND Call–In Attendance Available WHEN: Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 TIME: NOON LOCATION: McAndrews Law Offices, P.C., 30 Cassatt Avenue, Berwyn, PA 19312 MORE: Lunch provided! RSVP: Allyson McAndrews, M.Ed.,…

Michael Connolly, Esq. of McAndrews Law Featured in The Pennsylvania Lawyer magazine

Spring 2018 The May/June 2018 issue of The Pennsylvania Lawyer magazine features Michael Connolly, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices and his recent article “NOT SO FAST: School Discipline for Students with Disabilities”. The Pennsylvania Lawyer is the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s membership magazine whose mission is to inform, educate, analyze and provide a forum for comment and…

English Language Learners (“ELL”)

April 2018 The MLO Minute: English Language Learners (“ELL”) By Tanya Alvarado, Esq.   Pennsylvania Guidelines for Identifying Students Who Are English Language Learners and Have Special Education Needs The PA Department of Education provides Guidelines for the education of English Language Learners (ELL) who may be eligible for, or already have, IEPs.  See, PDE…

When Anxiety Interferes with a Student’s Ability to Learn

April 2018 The MLO Minute: When Anxiety Interferes with a Student’s Ability to Learn: IEPs, 504 Plans, and the Limits of District Responsibility    There are seven types of anxiety that may impact students in the educational setting: Generalized Anxiety Disorder – chronic anxiety, exaggerated worry and tension, even when there is little or nothing to provoke…