About Marna

Marna possesses a unique blend of personal experience and professional expertise in dealing with the special needs of individuals with disabilities, making her a formidable legal advocate in the areas that matter most to you:

Marna Solarsh is an experienced education and special needs planning attorney and is also the mother of an adult child with a disability. She is active in local and state organizations that serve children and adults with special needs and lectures frequently to parent groups on special education law and special needs planning. Marna is a member of the NYS Bar, Elder Law and Special Needs Planning SectionCommittee on Individuals with Disabilities, the Westchester County Autism Advisory Board, the Board of Directors of the Westchester Independent Living Center and Access Equestrian (an adaptive riding and horsemanship program).

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Guardianships for individuals over the age of 18 who lack the capacity to make sound medical, financial and personal decisions.

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Supplemental Needs Trusts

Trusts established to enhance the quality of life for individuals with disabilities that will not jeopardize eligibility for means tested government benefits such as Medicaid and Supplemental Security Income.

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Estate Planning

Preparation of estate plans with a focus on planning for individuals with special needs.

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Special Education

Securing an appropriate educational program and related services for students with disabilities pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

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