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How a Special Needs Attorney Can Help You

When it comes to hiring a special needs attorney, there are many things to consider.  A special education attorney can be a lifesaver when it comes to complex cases or special education cases that require a lot of time and energy.

Financial Gifts for Children with Special Needs

It is a grandparent’s right to spoil the grandchildren.

But if your grandchildren have special needs, giving them large financial gifts may have unintended consequences. 

Many grandparents of children with special needs are worried about their grandchild’s ability to support him or herself and want to help out in any way they can. But Michael Smith, co-founder of Savannah-based Smith Barid LLC, which focuses on special needs planning, warns that some financial gifts may actually hinder one’s grandchild from getting the support he needs.