TEAM MONTGOMERY LAW

We have assembled a brain trust of talented practitioners that - as a team - are capable of taking on the largest education cases against the most savage of school districts.
Each member of the team brings unique and specialized skills that when combined as a whole has enabled this firm to recover MILLIONS of dollars in misplaced educational benefits for our clients.

Joseph W. Montgomery - Attorney / Founding Member   Mr. Montgomery founded Montgomery Law, LLC. Montgomery Law has allowed Mr. Montgomery to fully realize his passion for helping children and families at all levels of litigation and protection. He regularly teaches and lectures on the topic of special education law to groups of parents, educators, attorneys, judges and other professionals. Montgomery enjoys aviation and is an avid pilot. Joe’s book, “ Parent vs. School ” made it to the top of the Amazon rankings.  Joe treats every client with respect and integrity. Call today to set up an appointment with Joe in the Philadelphia or New Jersey Office.

Joseph W. Montgomery - Attorney / Founding Member

Mr. Montgomery founded Montgomery Law, LLC. Montgomery Law has allowed Mr. Montgomery to fully realize his passion for helping children and families at all levels of litigation and protection. He regularly teaches and lectures on the topic of special education law to groups of parents, educators, attorneys, judges and other professionals. Montgomery enjoys aviation and is an avid pilot. Joe’s book, “Parent vs. School” made it to the top of the Amazon rankings.

Joe treats every client with respect and integrity. Call today to set up an appointment with Joe in the Philadelphia or New Jersey Office.

Mary Montgomery, Ed.D. - Paralegal / Advocate   With more than 35 years of experience guiding, directing, and enhancing the quality of special education services for students in both Philadelphia and New Jersey, Dr. Mary Montgomery has dedicated her entire career to serving children with disabilities and acting as a special education advocate. Dr. Montgomery has experience in all aspects of special education, including working as a special education teacher, as well as an administrator responsible for the provision of special education services. She was the impetus behind many innovative programs for students within various school districts. Dr. Montgomery was awarded with the Montgomery County ARC, “Educator of the Year Award,” for her efforts to improve the lives of children with disabilities.

Mary Montgomery, Ed.D. - Paralegal / Advocate

With more than 35 years of experience guiding, directing, and enhancing the quality of special education services for students in both Philadelphia and New Jersey, Dr. Mary Montgomery has dedicated her entire career to serving children with disabilities and acting as a special education advocate. Dr. Montgomery has experience in all aspects of special education, including working as a special education teacher, as well as an administrator responsible for the provision of special education services. She was the impetus behind many innovative programs for students within various school districts. Dr. Montgomery was awarded with the Montgomery County ARC, “Educator of the Year Award,” for her efforts to improve the lives of children with disabilities.

Zachary Meinen, Esq. - Of Counsel   By working with Montgomery Law, LLC., Zach hopes to help families fully utilize the services and remedies available to them and assist clients with any legal problems they may be facing.  Zach has had great success in federal litigation and was recognized by SuperLawyers as a Rising Star in 2019 in the area of Education Law.

Zachary Meinen, Esq. - Of Counsel

By working with Montgomery Law, LLC., Zach hopes to help families fully utilize the services and remedies available to them and assist clients with any legal problems they may be facing.

Zach has had great success in federal litigation and was recognized by SuperLawyers as a Rising Star in 2019 in the area of Education Law.

Bradley Flynn, Esq. - Of Counsel   Bradley Flynn practices in the areas of education and civil rights law. Brad brings a unique perspective to the firm in that he has spent many years working in schools directly with children with special needs.  Brad’s keen understanding of how schools operate from the inside enables him to advocate more effectively for parents.

Bradley Flynn, Esq. - Of Counsel

Bradley Flynn practices in the areas of education and civil rights law. Brad brings a unique perspective to the firm in that he has spent many years working in schools directly with children with special needs.

Brad’s keen understanding of how schools operate from the inside enables him to advocate more effectively for parents.

Andrew Schweizer, Esq. - Of Counsel   Andrew is a talented attorney that has focused his practice on schools, education and civil rights issues. Andrew has a keen understanding of alternative dispute resolution, but is a skillful litigator when an acceptable resolution cannot be reached.

Andrew Schweizer, Esq. - Of Counsel

Andrew is a talented attorney that has focused his practice on schools, education and civil rights issues. Andrew has a keen understanding of alternative dispute resolution, but is a skillful litigator when an acceptable resolution cannot be reached.

Thomas Davis, Esq. - Of Counsel   Tom Davis joins Montgomery Law as Of Counsel, coming from a mid sized defense firm where he represented companies in their workers compensation and general liability matters. He focuses his practice on education law, handling due process matters involving students with disabilities under IDEA and Section 504.  Prior to entering the legal field, Tom taught for ten years at public schools in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. While teaching, he developed a course for high school students in criminal law, trial advocacy and student civil rights. He uses his experiences as a teacher to help families navigate the special education process.  Tom earned his Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law in 2014, where he graduated with Pro Bono Distinction. While at Widener, Tom interned with the Delaware County District Attorney’s Office handling preliminary hearings and assisting trial preparation for the Special Victims Division.

Thomas Davis, Esq. - Of Counsel

Tom Davis joins Montgomery Law as Of Counsel, coming from a mid sized defense firm where he represented companies in their workers compensation and general liability matters. He focuses his practice on education law, handling due process matters involving students with disabilities under IDEA and Section 504.

Prior to entering the legal field, Tom taught for ten years at public schools in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. While teaching, he developed a course for high school students in criminal law, trial advocacy and student civil rights. He uses his experiences as a teacher to help families navigate the special education process.

Tom earned his Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law in 2014, where he graduated with Pro Bono Distinction. While at Widener, Tom interned with the Delaware County District Attorney’s Office handling preliminary hearings and assisting trial preparation for the Special Victims Division.

 
Michael J. McNamara - Paralegal   Michael is a graduate of Villanova University and has an MBA from the The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. Michael transitioned from the business / finance world into student advocacy in order to follow his passion for helping youngsters. Michael is a tremendous advocate for his clients and an asset to the firm. Michael has 5 children that are spread out in age over all levels of education - Michael has navigated the system firsthand.

Michael J. McNamara - Paralegal

Michael is a graduate of Villanova University and has an MBA from the The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. Michael transitioned from the business / finance world into student advocacy in order to follow his passion for helping youngsters. Michael is a tremendous advocate for his clients and an asset to the firm. Michael has 5 children that are spread out in age over all levels of education - Michael has navigated the system firsthand.