Meet Attorney Hemdal

Deborah W. Hemdal

 Deborah earned her Juris Doctor degree from Western New England University. She is licensed to practice in Massachusetts and Connecticut. She also holds a BA degree (Government) from Cornell Universityand an MA (Political Science) from Binghamton University.


Deborah has been in private practice since 2006. She emphasizes work with families of special needs individuals. Her practice is at the meeting point of special education, juvenile justice, disability rights, and family law.


Deborah’s volunteer activities reflect her commitment to the disabled and rights for all. She serves as chair of the Human Rights Committee for the Horace Mann Educational Association and has trained as a volunteer child advocate for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Massachusetts.