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
  • Upcoming Events
    • Register Now! Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2014 Fall Meeting

      Elder Law and Special Needs Section Fall Meeting

      October 30 - 31, 2014
      DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
      Tarrytown, NY

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      Register online or complete Registration Form

      Book your guest room now! Go to www.tarrytown.doubletree.com and enter the group code NYB or call 914-631-5700 and indicate you are with the New York State Bar Association by using the group code NYB.

      Enjoy your stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, ideally situated in the historic town of Tarrytown in suburban Westchester County's business corridor. Join your colleagues at the Abigail Kirsch, Tappan Hill Mansion. The historic setting is the perfect backdrop for the welcome reception and dinner.

      We look forward to seeing you!

      For more information, contact Adriana Favreau at afavreau@nysba.org or 518-487-5630 

    • January 27: 2015 Annual Meeting: Save the Date!

      The New York State Bar Association's 2015 Annual Meeting is scheduled to take place January 26-31, 2015:

      New York Hilton Midtown
      1335 Avenue of the Americas
      New York City

      The Elder Law and Special Needs Section will meet on Tuesday, January 27.

      Save the date!

  • Elder and Special Needs Law Journal

    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 David I. Kronenberg, Esq., and Adrienne J. Arkontaky Esq., the Elder and Special Needs Law Journal is published quarterly by the Elder Law Section and distributed to Section members free of charge.

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  • Status of Pending Legislation

    Elder Law and Special Needs Section

    Status of Pending Legislation