Hire an Attorney at the First Sign of Neglect

Hire an Attorney at the First Sign of Neglect

Children and adults with special needs are neglected and abused far too often. It is even more unfortunate that many parents and guardians wait until their loved ones are mistreated multiple times before bringing on professional legal assistance. Once Is Too Much Did...
Fighting Negligence in New Jersey Group Homes

Fighting Negligence in New Jersey Group Homes

I will be blatantly candid in this post regarding my son Aidan and the ongoing struggles he and other group home residents unnecessarily face throughout New Jersey. If you read my last post, you are aware that Aidan has continuously suffered injuries at the hands of...
Keep New Jersey Group Homes Safe

Keep New Jersey Group Homes Safe

These photographs show how my son went to school this week. And if his school had not sent me these images, I would never have known how devastating his injuries were. The group home where Aidan resides told me, “It’s clearly a self-inflicted scratch.” Meanwhile, I...
Stopping Abuse in Group Homes

Stopping Abuse in Group Homes

Unfortunately, the instances of abuse in New Jersey group homes have become an all too familiar topic of discussion. However, raising awareness of this critical issue is necessary to accomplish the changes integral to mitigating these preventable occurrences....
The Ongoing Battle to Pass Billy Cray’s Law

The Ongoing Battle to Pass Billy Cray’s Law

As you can see from my last post regarding my son Aidan, Preserving the Safety of Group Home Residents, passing Billy Cray’s Law is more necessary than ever. Incidents like that are preventable, or at the very least, they can be mitigated by the additional supervision...
Put an End to Group Home Misplacement

Put an End to Group Home Misplacement

New Jersey’s residential placement system can only guarantee the welfare of residents if safety standards and policies are upheld. Last week, my son Aidan was severely attacked by another resident within his group home. New Jersey’s Division of Developmental...
Our Recent Feature in Wayne Lifestyle Magazine

Our Recent Feature in Wayne Lifestyle Magazine

We are excited to announce that our law office was recently featured in Wayne Lifestyle Magazine! About Wayne Lifestyle Magazine Our publication is a community-focused magazine that aims to connect the residents to the people, places and things that make our city...
The Long Road to Passing Billy Cray’s Law

The Long Road to Passing Billy Cray’s Law

Nearly one year ago, we published our initial Help Pass Billy Cray’s Law article. And today, the passing of the Billy Cray Law, Bill A4013S3301, is still being held up by New Jersey’s legislators. Senator Edward Durr of District 3 is the primary sponsor of this...
Advocating for Justice

Advocating for Justice

The unfair treatment and disregard sometimes shown to people with special needs have to stop. Unfortunately, this personal story is just one of the many inexcusable instances of neglect shown by certain people of authority. My son Aidan showed up to school like this;...