Elder Law and Special Needs Section

  • Elderly Person Holding Hands
    Welcome to the Elder Law and Special Needs Section As an elder law and/or special needs attorney, you'll benefit from Section membership that keeps you up-to-date with important legislative developments, regulations and case laws impacting the elderly
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    Elder Law and Special Needs Section's Annual Report The 2014-15 New York State Bar Association Annual Report is now available online. View a brief overview of the Elder Law and Special Needs Section's accomplishments, activities and events this past year.
  • Upcoming Events
    • Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2015 Fall Meeting - October 22 & 23

      Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2015 Fall Meeting
      October 22-23, 2015
      Gideon Putnam Resort & Spa
      Saratoga Springs, NY

      Book your own hotel accommodations!
      Please call 866-746-1077 and reference the group code 9N60TU to receive the preferred rate of $155/night (plus applicable taxes). The hotel cut-off date is September 21st.

      Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring at the fall meeting? Click here to view the sponsorship opportunities and exhibitor fees. 

    • Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2016 Summer Meeting - July 21-23

      Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2016 Summer Meeting
      July 21-23, 2016
      The Logan Hotel
      Philadelphia, PA

      Registration and Hotel information to follow.

  • Elder and Special Needs Law Journal

    VIEW THE LATEST ELDER AND SPECIAL NEEDS LAW JOURNAL

    The Elder and Special Needs Law Journal (formerly the Elder Law Attorney) features peer-written substantive articles relating to the practice of elder law on such topics as long-term care, Article 81, advance directives, Medicaid, SNTs, guardianship, Social Security, tax issues, and estate planning. Edited by Tara Anne Pleat, Esq., and Judith Nolfo McKenna, Esq., the Elder and Special Needs Law Journal is published quarterly by the Elder Law and Special Needs Section and distributed to Section members free of charge.

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  • Status of Pending Legislation

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    Status of Pending Legislation