Firm Overview

Helping Our Children Succeed

As parents, we understand how important a child’s success and well-being is. As attorneys, we have over 40 years of combined experience advocating for children with special needs. Our team of legal professionals has personal experience with special needs children as parents, special education aides and teacher’s assistants. This gives us a unique understanding of the issues and challenges you may be facing. Learn more about the individuals that make up our team below:


We are dedicated to helping children and parents who are struggling with educational institutions. Juvenile attorneys Danielle Augustin and Edwin Egelsee provide sound legal advice, timely service and results for juveniles and families. We fulfill the needs of children and families throughout Southern California. Our areas of practice involve:

  • Special education law: Mediations, resolution sessions, due process hearings, appellate advocacy, IEP meetings, 504 meetings and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • General education law: Disciplinary issues such as expulsion, suspensions, lateral transfers, expulsion hearings and appeals
  • Juvenile law: Delinquency matters

We Combine Our Passion With Professionalism

We balance our dedication to providing legal services for special needs children and their families with a commitment to respect the legal process and the judges, administrators and attorneys with whom we work. This combination ensures our clients will receive maximum benefit from our services.

Contact the Orange County special education attorneys at Augustin Egelsee, LLP so we can discuss your circumstances, explain your rights and set you and your family in the right direction. Hablamos español.