Elder Law and Special Needs Section Curriculum

The Elder Law and Special Needs Section provides services and opportunities for involvement on issues relating to Elder Law and Special Needs Law, for members of the New York State Bar Association.  Among activities, the Section presents educational  programs and publishes materials on practice, procedure and developments to enhance the competence and skill of lawyers who practice in this field and improve their ability to deliver the most efficient and highest quality of services to their clients; prepare studies, analyses and recommendations to seek improvement in the law and procedure relating to elder law; and undertake projects to increase the understanding of senior citizens, their families and the general public concerning legal issues affecting the elderly. 

Upcoming Programs
Article 81 of the Mental Hygiene Law | December 4, 2018 - NYC | December 12, 2018 - Albany 

Basic Level CLE Programs

Bridging the Gap Segments
Drafting 101 | Wills, Trusts and POA’s
Elder Law - Advance Directives, Medicare, Medigap, Long Term Care Insurance, Medicaid
Will Drafting Basics for New York Practitioners
Introduction to the Practice of Elder Law
The New York State Statutory Power of Attorney Short Form
Estate Planning 101 | Drafting a Basic Will for a Client

Elder Law Update | What You Need to Know about Long Term Care, Medicare and Medicaid

Drafting a Basic Will for a Client

Client Counseling in Elder Law | Medicare and Medicaid Applications


Intermediate Level CLE programs

Advanced Level CLE programs

Upcoming Section Meetings 

Summer 2018 Meeting | July 12-14, 2018 | Queen's Landing Hotel, Niagara-on-the Lake, Ontario Canada

Learn more about the Section HERE 

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