Dina C. Kaplan


Dina Kaplan has been practicing law for more than 40 years. She has an extensive litigation background and has been protecting the rights of children with disabilities for the past 25 years. She represents families in Due Process matters against school districts as well as in Regional Center and Adoption Assistance Program (AAP) matters. Dina is proud to be a member of the incredible legal team at Vanaman German LLP.

Dina is a frequent speaker at legal conferences, seminars, and parent groups. She is also the Executive Director of The K.E.N. Project, a non-profit organization that provides parent support and education for parents of children with disabilities.

Dina is also the mother of Brandon, a young adult with multiple physical and developmental disabilities. Brandon has taught her a love she never knew existed! Brandon has also taught her not only the challenges and frustrations that accompany raising a child with special needs but also the incredible joy and rewards that come with each accomplishment and milestone. Brandon continues to inspire Dina to be an outstanding advocate for children with special needs.