Legal / Advocacy

Autism Advocacy And Law Centers

Phone: 612 200 9920   Email:

The vision of the firm is to help parents and caregivers meet the needs of their children who have autism or other disabilities. We seek to accomplish this goal through a variety of methods that include planning for the future and advocating for funding to meet the current needs of our children — regardless of how young or old they may be.

Arlene Bell, M.A., J.D.

Phone: 310.829.2029  Email:

Arlene Bell is an attorney in private practice whose work is dedicated to Special Education Law. Her sensitivity to the challenges of advocating for children’s rights derives from her past experiences as a teacher of students with learning disabilities.

California Special Needs Law Group

Phone: 888.900.0744

California Special Needs Law Group (“CSNLG”) is a versatile law firm designed to meet the changing needs of our clients. Our primary focus is helping children with Special Needs obtain a Free Appropriate Public Education (“FAPE”) from their local educational agency (“LEA”) such as your child’s school district. Our Special Education representation includes advocating for and defending the legal rights of families at Individualized Education Program (“IEP”) meetings, mediations and court proceedings.

Law Offices of Georgianna Junco-Kelman

Phone: 818.386.2800   Email:

Ms. Kelman’s son’s disability brought her to the path of special education law. After meeting so many families in need of educational services for their children who felt hopelessly lost not knowing where to turn or where to start, Ms. Kelman embarked on a journey to ensure every child in need that crosses her path receives the appropriate education they deserve.

Special Needs Alliance

Phone: 877.572.8472

The Special Needs Alliance (SNA) is a national, not-for-profit organization of attorneys dedicated to the practice of disability and public benefits law. Individuals with disabilities, their families, and their advisors rely on the SNA to connect them with nearby attorneys who focus their practices in the disability law arena.