Elysia Mancini Duerr, Esq.

Elysia Mancini Duerr is a Staff Attorney at Disability Rights Pennsylvania. As counsel for alleged incapacitated persons, she defends their right to autonomy and to less restrictive alternatives to guardianship. Elysia's current jurisdiction is Montgomery County, but she has also handled Orphans’ Court matters in Philadelphia and Delaware Counties.

Elysia also works to build a network of attorneys willing to represent alleged incapacitated persons pro-bono and educates the legal community and the public on less restrictive alternatives to guardianship.


  • Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, JD
  • Temple University, BA in Art History