Google Screened

Are You in the Healthcare Field?

Find Out How We Can Help »
[et_social_follow icon_style="slide" icon_shape="rectangle" icons_location="top" col_number="1" outer_color="dark"]
Millions Recovered For Our Clients No Fees Unless We Win
Sexual Harassment CEO

Philadelphia Employment Lawyers for School Law and Special Education

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Lawyers, School Law and Special EducationPhiladelphia employment lawyers at The Gold Law Firm P.C. are committed to civil rights and educational opportunities for all children. Our skilled attorneys represent families in special education matters and work to advance the rights of school-aged children in their important legal causes.

Children with disabilities are among the most vulnerable members of society, and their success in life is heavily influenced by the “free and appropriate education” to which they are entitled.  The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act provides children with disabilities access to the general education curriculum in a general education classroom (to the maximum extent appropriate) in order to improve educational outcomes. Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act are federal laws that protects qualified individuals from discrimination based on their disability, and there are state law counterparts that also provide protection from discrimination.

Our Philadelphia employment law firm assists parents in advocating for their children to obtain those services to which they are entitled in Pennsylvania and New Jersey public schools.  The employment lawyers in Philadelphia of The Gold Law Firm P.C. are available to assist families by initiating administrative or court proceedings, or by negotiating a settlement to achieve a fair resolution.  Moreover, we provide representation at special education due process hearings and appeals, and litigation services in federal court actions involving special education and disability discrimination in the public schools. Some of the pertinent areas we provide representation for in special education and school law include:

  • Assisting families with students with disabilities to ensure their rights are protected, including assistance with services for special education or special accommodations.
  • Representing parents in special education disputes involving a change in placement for their child.
  • Representing families in appeals of residency.
  • Representing students in disciplinary disputes, including suspension and expulsion, with school districts.
  • Protecting students’ privacy rights at school.
  • Representing students’ in cases of bullying or harassment.

If you are a parent concerned about your child’s special needs in education and related civil rights matters, contact the Philadelphia employment lawyers of The Gold Law Firm P.C. for a free case evaluation.

Our employment lawyers in Philadelphia are committed to helping people with disabilities obtain the most advantages in life. Through our civil rights and education legal services, you can help your child reach his or her full potential.  Call Philadelphia special education lawyers at The Gold Law Firm P.C.. at 215-569-1999 or contact us online.

The Gold Law Firm P.C.
Average rating:  
 0 reviews
2019 American Trail Lawyers badge
Lead Counsel Rated
life time achievement
million dollar advocates badge
AV Peer Review Rated
Philly Happening
Top one badge
Silver Client Champion Award 2020
super lawyers badge

As Seen On

avvo Martindale Justia FindLaw
© 2024 Sidney L. Gold and Associates, P.C. All rights reserved. [ Site Map | Privacy Policy ]

Attorney Advertising Materials. Sidney L. Gold is responsible for the content of this website. This website is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.

Website Accessibility: Sidney L. Gold & Associates P.C. is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually working to improve the accessibility of all content on our website and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

* The awards and accolades displayed on this website were issued to the attorneys, or the entire law firm by the respective providers of these honors. They are as follows, Avvo Inc., Super Lawyers®, Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated, ASLA Top 100 Lawyers, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Legal Leaders Top Rated Lawyers, Bar Register Preeminent Lawyer, Happening List Winner, BBB Accredited Business, National Association of Distinguished Counsel Top 1 Percent, America's Top 100 Attorneys, The Employee Rights Advocacy Institute for law and policy, Best Lawyers, Lead Counsel Rated, Top Employment Lawyers in Philadelphia, Association of American Trial Lawyers Top 100 and Martindale Hubbell Client Champion Silver. No aspect of these advertisements have been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.