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Ms. John is an education attorney, partner and founding member of The Education Lawyers, Jacobson & John LLP, where she provides statewide representation of parents of students with special needs in a variety of matters. Ms. John was previously a shareholder in a Bucks County, Pennsylvania law firm that represented school districts throughout the state, where she spent almost a decade of her legal career. Ms. John’s legal career also includes service as Law Clerk to The Honorable William J. Furber, Jr. of the Court of Common Pleas of Montgomery County, and as Assistant District Attorney for the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office.

Ms. John is a native of and currently resides in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, where she lives with her husband and two children. She received her J.D. from Villanova University School of Law.

Ms. John has been an active member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Legal Services for Exceptional Children Committee, where she served as Vice Chair, and most recently, as Chair. In her roles as Vice Chair and Chair, she was involved in planning one of the Commonwealth’s preeminent legal conferences in the area of special education law. Ms. John lectures throughout the state to parents, educators, and attorneys on special education and other education law related topics.


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The Education Lawyers

99 Lantern Drive
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Doylestown, PA, 18901


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerJacobson & John LLP2008 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyMontgomery County District Attorney's Office1996 - 1998
Judicial Law ClerkThe Honorable William J. Furber Jr.1995 - 1996
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania School Board Solicitors AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar Association's Legal Services for Exceptional Children CommitteeCo-Chairman2006 - 2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Villanova University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Delaware Valley CollegeN/ABS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Special presentationSpecial Education for Parents & Professionals2014
Career Innovation Alumni PanelCareers in Education Law2014
Special presentationThe Nuts and Bolts of Tuition Reimbursement2013
Career Innovation Alumni PanelPreparing for a Career as an Education Attorney2013
Special presentationEffective Communication with Your School District2011