Attorney Berliner is following the Governor’s guidelines for the COVID 19 Outbreak. To protect your safety, Attorney Berliner is not working in the physical office space of Westport or Guilford. However, please be assured that our office is “open” virtually to manage and address all clients’ and potential clients’ concerns regarding all special education law and advocacy matters. Please call our office with a detailed message at: 203-255-0582 or e-mail: and we will return your call or e-mail promptly to set up a phone conversation or a video conference. To address the “New Normal” and ongoing issues, we are pleased to conduct Zoom webinars with the Stamford JCC entitled, Empowering Parents: The Challenging Time of Covid -19 Health Emergency and Navigating the Road Ahead. For more information and to register, please visit our Facebook page, Stay safe and healthy!

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Spring 2021 List - Postsecondary Transition Programs  Upcoming Virtual/Online Open Houses:  All times are in Eastern Standard Time (EST).  Franklin Academy's Summer Open House -... read more
Upcoming Virtual Camp, School, or College Fairs. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.  National Association for College Admissions Counseling (NACAC Virtual College... read more
Marking the 30th Anniversary of The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) July 26, 2020 By Attorney Lawrence Berliner The ADA, a landmark law, was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush on... read more
A Message from Attorney Lawrence Berliner:                          ... read more
Attorney Lawrence Berliner has invited educational professionals to offer insight into various special education topics for parents.  Dr. Mark Beitel, Co-Head of the Westport Day School in... read more
Parents: How to Navigate Your Student’s Complex Special Education Needs Now for the 2015-2016 School Year and Beyond Take ownership of your child’s education. This is the time to plan... read more
Why Parents Need a Legal Advocate Side by Side: 5 Questions Every Parent Should Ask at their Next PPT Meeting By: Attorney Lawrence W. Berliner, Law Office of Lawrence W. Berliner, LLC, Westport and... read more
FASTER Act Commentary by  Attorney Lawrence Berliner           May 3, 2021    On April 23rd, 2021 President Biden signed the FASTER Act, a federal law... read more
The Law Office of Lawrence Berliner has a page in last year's Fairfield Special Education PTA Provider Resource EBook (2020). Find our listing on page 32 under the "Financial/Legal"... read more
Note: Due to inclement weather on February 2nd, this webinar has beeen postponed to Thursday February 11th at 7:00 p.m. EST.  Register here on Zoom: Special Education... read more