We Continue To Serve Our Clients Despite Covid-19

March 2020 The MLO Minute: A Service Announcement  As public health advisories and mandates continue to evolve, our firm is fully able to maintain our business operations unabated through remote access that we have extensively developed over the past several years. Virtually all of our staff is able to work remotely throughout this ongoing crisis,…

2020 Video Series: Meet Dennis McAndrews, Esq!

January 2020 The MLO Minute: By Dennis McAndrews, Esq. and Ally McAndrews, M.Ed. As an opportunity for our clients, colleagues, families and friends to learn more about our MLO team, our attorneys and staff will be participating in a new video series throughout the upcoming months which will include virtual interviews, conversations and legal discussions.…

Thoughts for the Day We Shared Within our Legal Family in 2019

January 2020 The MLO Minute: By, Dennis McAndrews, Esq. A great many of the families we represent are truly inspirational to us. They may be caring for an elderly loved one, working to secure an appropriate education for their children, or providing day-to-day comfort for family members and individuals in the community. Their efforts are…

The Pertinent Need for Increased State Funding for Special Education

January 2020 The MLO Minute: By Nancy Potter, Esq. This month, Pennsylvania special education advocates jointly submitted a letter to Governor Wolf. Signatories include MLO Founder and Managing Partner Dennis McAndrews.  The letter urges Governor Wolf to increase state investment in special education in his budget for the 2020-2021 Fiscal Year.  Advocates for the more…

School Resource Officers and Special Education Students: What School Resource Officers Can and Cannot Do

January 2020 The MLO Minute: By Heather Hulse, JD, MS, MA Many school districts across the state of Pennsylvania are utilizing School Resource Officers (“SROs”) in school buildings.  It is important for parents and guardians of special education students to be particularly aware of the rights of their child.  It is also imperative for school…