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Our Services

The Special Education Team at Posternock Apell, PC will represent you in gaining compliance with your children’s right to services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA 2004), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as well as other state and federal statutes.  Along with Attorney Sever's legal experience and our special education consultants' professional experiences in the field of education, we are also parents of special needs children.  We understand how frustrating and daunting the process can be. We’re here to help you and your child achieve success.

Our Team Approach

Our attorney, Diana R. Sever, Esq., works closely with our team of in-house special education consultants, as well as a dedicated administrative assistant, to provide clients with wrap-around care. From first contact to final outcome, clients can rely on our team to manage every detail of their case with professionalism and compassion.  

Together, our special education attorney and consultants have extensive training and experience in education law and policy, as well as an enriched depth of knowledge on special education evaluations, IEP development, classroom instruction, and child study team procedures. Additionally, each member of our team understand the complexity and frustration of navigating special education supports and services on a personal level as a result of supporting our own children and family members with special needs.

We invite you to learn more about our team and contact us to find out how the Special Education Team at Posternock Apell, PC can help you today. 

Additional Legal Services

Many families' face tough situations and need to make legal decisions regarding the future for themselves and their loved ones. Our Estates and Trusts team at Posternock Apell, PC work closely with the Special Education Team to offer guidance and resolution for guardianship, special needs trusts, and estate planning.

Our Blog

We invite you to read, review, and share our blogs. Each blog article is focused on a timely topic in special education law and advocacy


These short videos provide free information and tools for helping parents and educators acquire strong advocacy skills for students with a disability.

Free Resources

 Our library of free, printable resources  aim to help organize, inform, and support parent and teacher advocates of students with disabilities


We provide training and workshops to parents, educators, and organizations. We can present on a variety of topics related to special education law, procedures and programs.

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