Brandow Law at Community Events

Brandow Law regularly participates in community events designed for special needs families. We encourage you to visit us and allow us to answer whatever questions you may have.


As a community service, Brandow Law regularly holds and participates in workshops of interest to special needs families.


Any agency or organization interested in a free Brandow Law workshop or seminar should contact us at 631-675-2540.


Check here regularly for our upcoming schedule.  


Scroll down to see our full calendar.

Upcoming Events

January 30, 2020


12 pm - 1 pm

1285 Avenue of the Americas, 9th Floor, Boardroom B

New York, NY 10019

Please join UBS IB Fathers and Mothers for an interactive discussion on navigating the world of family finances with UBS' Daniel Collins, VP in Wealth Management and special guest Regina Brandow, Esq.  This session will have a special focus on planning for Special Needs trusts, as well as estate planning

January 30, 2020


7 pm - 830 pm

74 Hauppauge Rd., Commack, NY 11725 

Eligibility and Application Process for Adult Services

This workshop will address: Medical/school records, OPWDD Documentation, Social Security Administration

A presented by Regina Brandow, Esq. and Brian McIlvain (SILO). 

February 4, 2020

Transition Presentation with SILO 

William Floyd SD

John S. Hobert Elementary School - 230 Van Buren Street, Shirley, NY 11967 

A transition planning workshop for parents of children with special needs presented by Regina Brandow, Esq. and Brian McIlvain (SILO). 

To register please contact Wendi Der, LMSW at (631) 874-1980 or wder@wfsd.k12.ny.u

February 24, 2020

Association for Mental Health and Wellness

2040 Ocean Ave, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

A presentation on benefits

March 3, 2020

Self-Directed Article 17-A Guardianship Workshop

 William Floyd SD

John S. Hobert Elementary School - 230 Van Buren Street, Shirley, NY 11967

A hands-on workshop designed to assist parents and prospective guardians in completing the New York State Surrogate's Court 17-A guardianship petition, line-by-line. 

To register please contact Wendi Der, LMSW at (631) 874-1980 or OR click the link below

March 5, 2020

Transition Resource Fair, 6 pm-8 pm

 Longwood SD

Longwood H.S., 100 Longwood Road, Middle Island, NY 11953

This is an opportunity for families to meet representatives from various agencies and organizations in the areas of recreation, employment, and education, to assist you in planning for your child's future

To register please contact Julie McCarthy, 631-827-7635,

March 14, 2020

SASI Autism Conference 

 9 am - 5 pm, Developmental Disabilities, Inc. 

99 Hollywood Drive, Smithtown, NY 11787

Link to purchase tickets:

March 18, 2020


Guardianship Workshop, 7 pm - 845 pm

 30 Onderdonk Ave, Manhasset, NY 11030

Visit the website for more info:

March 19, 2020

Understanding the eligibility and application process for adult services

 Bellport High School

205 Beaver Dam Rd., Brookhaven, NY 11719

Covering: Government benefits and entitlement, Special Needs Trust, Guardianship & Financial/estate planning

To register please contact Kelly Scotti at (631) 730-1575 or



April 2, 2020

Transition Planning & Adult Services

 Patchogue Medford School District, 530 pm - 730 pm

181 Buffalo Ave, Medford, NY 11763

Regina will present with Brian McIlvan from SILO. Covering topics related to government benefits, guardianship, special needs trusts and financial planning

To register please contact Aimee Keller at 631-687-6528 or

April 23, 2020

Self-Directed Article 17A, Legal Guardianship

 South County Central School District, 6 pm - 8 pm

Bellport H.S. 205 Beaver Dam Rd., Brookhaven, NY 11719

This is a hands on workshop designed to assist parents and prospective guardians in completing the NYS Surrogate Court 17-A Guardianship Petition

To register please contact Kelly Scotti 631-730-1575,

April 30, 2020 @ 7PM 

Guardianship Workshop 

Half Hollow Hills School District

To register, please contact Elain Bova at 631-592-3368 or

Details to follow.

For further questions feel free to contact this office.

Email: or                                                                       

Phone: 631-675-2540


-Certified Impartial Hearing Officer by NY State Education Department

-Certified by OPWDD in Benefits & Entitlements



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