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  1. Education: 40%
    26 years
  2. Discrimination: 30%
    26 years
  3. Civil Rights: 30%
    26 years


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  • James Charles Shields

    I endorse this lawyer with no reservation. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community. Very hardworking and diligent. Consistently achieves superior results. Advice is always practical and on point. I recommend to anyone looking for an attorney who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of clients and achieving the most favorable result possible.


    James Shields Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
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  • John Clint Wallace

    I worked with Charles on a case. He came in with the reputation of being one of the best, if not the best, education attorneys in America. His work on our case validated this reputation. He is an excellent attorney, and I would not hesitate to recommend him.


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Contact info

Law Office of Charles Weiner

Cambria Corporate Center
501 Cambria Avenue
Bensalem, PA, 19020

Law Office of Charles Weiner

Hamilton Street
Allentown, PA, 18101



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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Partners in Policy MakingTemple University Institute on Disabilities2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerLaw Office of Charles Weiner2004 - Present
DirectorRice Cohen International2000 - 2003
CounselFleet Financial Services1999 - 2000
CounselThe Prudential1996 - 1999
AttorneyCozen & O'Connor1992 - 1995
AttorneyBennet Bricklin Saltzburg1988 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationCommission on Disabilities2014 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Disability Rights Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Pennsylvania County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Congregation Kol EmetVice President / Board Member2009 - 2012
Exceptional Children's CommitteeCourse Planner2006 - 2008
Pennsylvania Tourette Syndrome AllianceBoard Member2004 - 2011
Anti-Defamation League -Phila RegionExecutive Committee Member/Education Chair2001 - 2005
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Hartman v. National Board of Law Examiners, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 27691 (E.D. PA 2010)Preliminary Injunction Granted
Grinbaum v. Law School Admission CouncilGrinbaum received doubled extended time on the LSAT.
Lieberman v. Law School Admission CouncilLieberman received double extended time on the LSAT.
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Publication nameTitleDate
The ASHA LeaderStuttering Discrimination Under The Law2016
Stuttering: Inspiring Stories and Professional WisdomStuttering: Discrimination and Disability2012
National Business Institute SeminarPennsylvania Special Education Law2007
Lorman Education Services publicationNew Developments In Special Education Case Law In Pennsylvania2005
Lorman Education Services publicationDiscipline of Special Education Students In Pennsylvania2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pittsburgh School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
Ithaca CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Special Education Issues, Dispute Resolution and Settlements.Special Education Issues, Dispute Resolution and Settlements2015
Public Interest Law CenterSpecial Education Discrimination Claims and Compensatory Education2014
National Stuttering Association Annual ConferenceStuttering As A Disability2014
National Special Education Advocacy Institute Training 2013-2014Special Education Issues:Disputes, Remedies and Settlements2014
Shriners HospitalBully and the Child With Special Needs2013
Public Interest Law Center of PhiladelphiaADAAA, 504 & CHAPTER 15: SERVICES NEEDED, DISCRIMINATION AVOIDED2013
American Speech Language Hearing Association 2013 National ConventionStuttering As A Disability2013
Public Interest Law Center of PhiladelphiaKnow Your Child's Rights! ADA & Section 504: Services Needed, Discrimination Avoided2012
Public Interest Law CenterBullying and Children With Disabilities2012
Tourette's Syndrome ConferenceSo You Want To Go To Due Process (and maintain your sanity)2011
Right to EducationBullying In the 21st Century2011
ARC of Chester CountyUnderstanding Your Procedural Safeguards2011
Right To Education Task ForceSo You Think You're Ready For Due Process2010
National Stuttering AssociationStuttering A Case Study For the ADA2010
Tourette Syndrome Association of Pennsylvania Annual ConferencePractical Strategies, Meeting the Needs of Your Child’s IEP and 504 Plan2008
Children and Adults With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) Annual ConferenceAdvocating For The Child, Children and Adults with ADHD2008
Brandywine Special Needs Association WorkshopEnding the Confusion: Understanding Special Education2008
Tourette Syndrome Association of Pennsylvania Annual ConferencePower Advocacy: Understanding and Benefiting from Special Education Laws2007
Pennsylvania Special Education LawDue Process Issues and Avoidance2007
New Developments in Special Education LawSpecial Education Law2006
Disciplinary Procedures Applicable to Special EducationPublic School Discipline2006
Children and Adults With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) Annual ConferenceParent Advocacy and the Special Education Procedural Safeguards2006
Discipline of Students with Special Needs in PennsylvaniaSpecial Education Discipline2005
Brandywine Special Needs Association WorkshopRecent Changes to the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act2005