New Jersey: (908) 242-3635 | New York: (914) 902-5918 |
Attorneys working with families in a wide range of legal matters such as estate planning, employment discrimination, and civil rights complaints, with a special focus on Special Education disputes, and advocacy including claims under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (“IDEA”), and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as in disciplinary matters, arrests, criminal prosecution of students, bullying claims, guardianship & special needs planning.  Barger & Gaines also represents families in Real Estate transactions.

New York | (914) 902-5918

830 South Broadway
Tarrytown, NY 10591

New Jersey | (908) 242-3635

555 Route 1 South, Suite 340
Iselin, NJ 08830


Access by Students with Disabilities to Accelerated Programs
by Lori M. Gaines, Esq.

There is a common misunderstanding by school districts that if students with disabilities meet school district requirements to enroll in accelerated programs they should not be entitled to receive the accommodations, modifications and specialized instruction called for in their IEPs. This misunderstanding is devastating to the students they impact.

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Upcoming Events

September 19, 2017 – Discipline in Schools and The Special Education Process

Robert M. Tudisco, Esq., will present a talk, in collaboration with Putnam Independent Living Services, on Discipline in Schools and The Special Education Process on September 19, 2017 at 7:00pm

Date/Time: September 19, 2017, 7:00pm

Location: Westchester Community College, Mt. Vernon Ext.
17 South 5th Avenue, Mount Vernon, NY


 October 11, 2017 – Evaluations

Lori M. Gaines, Esq., will present a talk at St. Josephs Children’s Hospital on Evaluations on October 11, 2017, at 6:30pm

Date/Time: October 11, 2017, 6:30pm

Location: St. Josephs Children’s Hospital, 703 Main Street, Paterson, NJ