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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Here is a list of upcoming school fairs hosted online with special education or private schools with academic support programs options. All of these virtual events are free and open to the public.... read more
Spring 2019 School Fairs:  April 15th from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan (334 Amsterdam Avenue at 76th Street in New York City - Upper West Side). The JCC Manhattan... read more
Thinking about summer programs for your child in special education? Download Attorney Lawrence Berliner's primer for parents about Extended Year Services (ESY).  read more
September 27, 2018 from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.: Special Needs School Fair at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Avenue in New York City. This event will have schools from the Tri-State... read more
Attorney Berliner will be speaking at two upcoming special education law and advocacy workshops for parents in Connecticut. Both workshops are free and open to the public. Registration is recommended... read more
Winston Preparatory School is hosting a college and post-secondary transition program fair for students who learn differently and their families on February 15th, 2018 from 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at the... read more
The organization IncludeNYC is hosting a summer camp and activities fair (including weekend and after school) for students with disabilities and their families. It will take place on Saturday,... read more
The Connecticut Secondary Transition Symposium will take place on June 21st and 22nd, 2017 from 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Gateway Community College, which is located at 20 Church Street in New Haven, CT... read more
Connecticut Children's Medical Center (CCMC) will be hosting a half-day autism symposium for patients and their families on June 17, 2017 starting at 8:00 a.m. The event will take place at the... read more
Governor Dannel Malloy signed Bill 7254 into law that would require special education teachers to receive training in dyslexia.  To learn more about the bill please read the article, "... read more