Matejka M. Handley

Senior Counsel

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Matejka Handley’s primary practice areas include assisting schools with compliance with special education, and section 504. Prior to joining Young, Minney & Corr, LLP, Matejka spent a year volunteering for AmeriCorps as an infrastructure programmer for two San Francisco Bay Area children’s non-profits focused on early childhood development and education.

Matejka has represented parents and children in dependency matters involving allegations of abuse or neglect in four counties and clerked for a San Francisco Superior Court dependency Judge. Through her work advocating for children and families, she was honored with two Equal Justice Works Fellowship grants, two Public Interest Law Foundation grants, and a certificate of child advocacy from a San Francisco law firm.



  • Golden Gate University School of Law (J.D.)

  • University of California, San Diego (B.A.)

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