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Carol S. Weinman

Criminal defense Attorney at Fort Washington, PA

5.0   4 reviews

also known as Certified Autism Specialist (C.A.S.) and Certified Mediator

  • State Years
    New Jersey - NJ 36 years
    Pennsylvania - PA 36 years
  • Licensed for 36 years
    State NJ
    Acquired 1987
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 36 years
    State PA
    Acquired 1987
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Carol

Learn Carol’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    represent individuals on the autism spectrum who are arrested

    36 years

  2. Sex crime

  3. Mediation
    Mediation for families dealing with autism


Law Offices of Carol S. Weinman
500 Office Center Drive Suite 400
Fort Washington, PA, 19034

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Posted by Andrew | May 24, 2023
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| Hired Attorney
Excellent Attorney
We were fortunate to be referred to Carol from another attorney who we were using for another matter. When we first contacted Carol, she immediately responded to our inquiry regarding a criminal matter involving our teenage son. Carol explained the legal process to us in layman’s terms and quickly gave us confidence that she could guide our child through his criminal defense. Carol handled very tough situations in a calm, composed and logical manner allowing our family to stay collected. She earned the respect of others, on both sides of the table, while continually advocating for our son. On a personal level, she has been incredibly understanding and compassionate with us and our child. She was instrumental in building and leading a first-class team providing the best chance for a successful outcome. Her vast experience obviously comes through, and she performs at the highest levels. She earns the highest praise possible.
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Posted by Doug | July 3, 2018
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| Consulted Attorney
Great Experienced Lawyer in field of Autism, mediation and Criminal Defense
I have found Carol to be an outstanding attorney dedicated to defending the rights of children with Autism. She is a fearless, devoted and extremely knowledgeable advocate who has obtain great results for my close family members. I would highly recommend Carol and can't thank her enough for the results she has obtained for us. This recommendation coming from a fellow attorney-at-law in a different field of work.
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Posted by anonymous | July 2, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Outstanding Attorney
Carol S. Weinman Esq. is an excellent and proficient attorney. She has studied and worked with people that have autism and has extensive knowledge of their specific needs. Carol S. Weinman Esq. worked hard and provided my son with her expert legal services when false allegations were made against him. My self as well as my family will forever be deeply grateful for all of her hard work and sincere dedication to my son. If you are in need of legal representation or advice for a loved one with autism I highly recommend Carol S. Weinman Esq.
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Posted by Kamaney | January 20, 2017
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5 Star Attorney!
In 2011 I was looking for an attorney to assist me with obtaining access to my daughters court blocked trust account to pay back taxes. Her father died in 2005 at an establishment and her paternal grandfather filed a wrongful death suit and she was awarded funds; however, her grandfather never told me of these funds and my daughter was contacted by the IRS stating there were accounts earning interest and taxes needed to be paid (my daughters grandfather was resistant to providing me with any information about these accounts). I initially contacted another attorney but he was not able to assist me with this matter and he provided me with Ms. Carol Weinman's telephone number and email. From the first day I contacted her I was very impressed with her care and concern for this matter. It took a few years to get the matter resolved due to the laws surrounding minors and court blocked accounts but Ms. Weinman was successful in doing so!!! I was awarded a court order allowing me to withdraw funds from the accounts to pay my daughters back taxes and I now receive all correspondence regarding the accounts as well!!!! With regards to her fees, I found Ms. Weinman's fees to be reasonable and she worked with me and was able to set up payment plans (not sure if any attorneys these days do this). If you are looking for a dedicated, attentive and persistent attorney they don't get any better than Ms. Carol Weinman!
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  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.1 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Law Office of Carol S. Weinman
  • 1990 - Present


  • Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1989


  • Certified Autism Specialist
  • 2017 - Present
  • certified Mediator
  • 2007 - Present
  • Autism and Asperger Alliance of Greater Philadelphia
  • Board of Directors
  • 2006 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Performance Criminal Law
  • Temple University School of Law
  • 1987


  • LRP Publications
  • Disability Law Bulletin
  • 2007
  • Special Ed Law in America
  • Special Education Law in America
  • 2006

Speaking Engagements

  • La Salle University Autism Conference
  • Transition
  • 2017
  • International Symposium on Cognitive Research and Disabilities
  • Autism and Criminal Behavior
  • 2017
  • Autism and the Law
  • Autism & The Law
  • 2015

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Fort Washington Criminal defense Lawyer Carol S. Weinman
Carol S. Weinman
Criminal defense Attorney
Fort Washington, PA
Licensed for 36 years
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