Location: 670 Woodbourne Road, Suite 302, Langhorne, PA 19047       Phone: 215-750-9500        Email: info@ileneyoung.com

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About Us

Ilene Young Law Offices is an education, family, and disabilities law practice offering experienced and effective representation to Pennsylvania families since 1981. We serve clients across Northeastern Pennsylvania in all courts, school districts, agencies, and administrative forums. We have successfully represented hundreds of Parents. Solving the legal problems of the community of families with disabilities is our only focus and goal.

Practice Areas

We represent individuals, parents and families in the following legal matters: Students’ Education Rights in Public, Private & Charter Schools & Early Intervention

Special Education
Special Education, Independent Assessment, IEP Review and Development, Private School Placement Claims, Settlement Negotiations, Mediation and Due Process Litigation

Regular Education
Gifted Education Evaluation, Testing Accommodations, Truancy Defense, Expulsion & Suspension Defense, Bullying Victim’s Rights

Students’ Rights in College, Professional School & High Stakes Testing
Scholarship Defense, Academic and Disciplinary Defense and Appeals, Disability Accommodations, High Stakes Testing, College Athlete Defense, Expulsion Defense & Appeal

Family Law
Divorce, Custody, Support and Special Relief with a focus on the issues of children with special needs

Comprehensive Disability Planning, Guardianships and Special Needs Trusts
Guardianship & Special Needs Trusts

Juvenile Defense & Children & Youth Defense
Defense of school-related juvenile charges, from arraignment to trial, with particular focus on school referrals to juvenile and children and youth authorities, special education issues in juvenile, and children and youth matters

Disability Law
MHMR and MA grievances and disputes, Civil Rights claims, including Bullying claims and discrimination

Our Staff

Ilene Young, Esquire

Ilene Young, principal attorney, has been representing families and children with special needs in consultation and litigation since 1981. Areas of experience include special education law, higher education law, bullying and harassment, disability entitlements, civil rights, special needs planning, guardianship, custody, support and divorce. She is a frequent speaker and writer for professional legal education seminars, both locally and nationally.

Temple University School of Law (J.D.w/honors, 3 bests)
Temple University (B.A.mcl)

Bar Admissions:

Court Admissions:
Eastern District Pennsylvania Federal Court
3rd Circuit Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals for Veterans Affairs

Pennsylvania Bar Association
Exceptional Children’s Committee
Family Law Section
Civil Rights Section
Bucks County Bar Association
Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)

Phone: 215-750-9500
Email: iyoung@ileneyoung.com

Benjamin Young, Esquire

Benjamin Young joined the firm as an attorney in 2021, after long experience working on behalf of families with disabilities as paralegal and intern in the practice. He manages the special needs planning, guardianship, and disability entitlement areas of practice, and also represents individuals and parents in special education and school-related juvenile and dependency matters.

Hofstra University School of Law (J.D.)
Hofstra University (B.A.)

Bar Admissions:

Pennsylvania Bar Association
Bucks County Bar Association
Council of Parents Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)

Phone: 215-750-9500
Email: byoung@ileneyoung.com


670 Woodbourne Road
Suite 302
Langhorne, PA 19047



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Location: 670 Woodbourne Road
Suite 302
Langhorne, PA 19047

Telephone: 215-750-9500

Email: info@ileneyoung.com

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