Education Attorneys With a Mission

What Our Special Education Lawyers Do

Education Attorneys With a Mission

What Our Special Education Lawyers Do

Our Philadelphia Education Law Firm Specializes In

Special Education Rights

We represent parents and students in addressing all aspects of special education in schools and protecting the special education rights of children and young adults. Find an education lawyer who’ll be with you every step of the way.

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Civil Rights & Discrimination

We represent students to ensure that schools comply with their civil rights and that schools do not discriminate against children and young adults based on their race, national origin, gender, disability, religion, sexual orientation or other protected category.

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Bullying & Harassment

We take the necessary steps to help end the bullying a student faces in school and to hold the school responsible for damages when warranted.

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Physical & Sexual Abuse

We take the necessary action to protect the child’s rights and to recover compensation which will help the child and the family. We provide support to the family throughout the process.

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Special Needs Trust Planning

We provide the necessary analysis, estate planning and trust administration to protect and provide for the child or young adult.

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We are a full-service law firm based in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area serving our clients in the practice areas of education, wills and estate and business law, as well as a litigation practice which features a team of highly experienced education attorneys and trial lawyers with a proven track record of success. Our firm has over six decades of experience in handling education law issues.

Students' Rights Best Education Lawyer Awards

Our Education Law Team's Results

Parent testimonials about Students’ Rights education attorneys.

"Pat provided guidance and advice that was so helpful and directly led to changes in my daughter's IEP and school program that will really benefit her."
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20 Acronyms Every Parent Of A Special Education Student Should Know

Special education students in classroom

Parenting a special needs child can feel like swimming in a sea of information — and acronyms. We list the top 20 acronyms you’re most likely to encounter in meetings with your child’s education team, plus provide a plain-language explanation and background for each. Consider it a cheat-sheet to this new language.

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400 Maryland Drive
Fort Washington, PA 19034