Review: “Marty Karo is a highly-intelligent, skilled and loyal attorney. He has advised me on several complex matters and has assisted me in resolving favorably difficult issues that other lawyers would have missed altogether”
Practice areas & skills: Administrative Law, Litigation, Insurance, Corporate & Incorporation, Environmental and Natural Resources
Review: “My son was diagnosed with Central Auditory Processing Disorder, ADHD, and Asperger Syndrome (a form of autism) at the age of 6. Each one causes difficulties for my son both at home and school. Social Security denied my so...
Practice areas & skills: Administrative Law, Social Security
Review: “Michael was very informative and helpful each time I needed to contact him. He was also very quick to respond to any inquiry I had by phone or e-mail. My whole experience with Mr. Pearlman's office was otustanding...
Practice areas & skills: Administrative Law, Medicaid & Medicare, Civil Rights
Federal and state government agencies are required to follow certain procedures in order for their actions to be constitutional. For the federal government, these procedures are generally outlined by the Federal Administrative Procedure Act (FAPA). Each state government has its own set of administrative procedures as well, some of which are modeled after FAPA. An administrative law attorney specializes in administrative procedures at the federal and/or state level. Some examples of administrative agencies include the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). If, for example, the FDA passes new rules that affect your business, you may benefit from the services of an administrative law lawyer to better understand whether the FDA followed the correct procedure in passing these rules and whether you should contest them.