Elder Law Resources

Administration on Aging (AoA)

This website contains a national directory of roughly 230 national and local agencies, health associations, and organizations, as well as a large compilation of general and statistical materials.

Annuity.org is a premier informational resource about annuities and structured settlements.

This website provides legal information, lawyer profiles, and a community to help you make the best legal decisions.

HG.org was one of the very first online law and government information sites. The objective of HG.org is to make law, government and related professional information easily accessible to the legal profession, businesses and consumers.

Kansas Elder Law Network (KELN)
Despite its name, this site contains useful information for Elder Law attorneys throughout the U.S. Although KELN is maintained primarily as a public service to Kansas senior citizens and their advocates, its legal and quasi-legal databases are national in scope and include vast amounts of primary and secondary materials.

Legal Information Institute (LLI)
LLI is a small research, engineering, and editorial group housed at the Cornell Law School in Ithaca, NY. Their collaborators include publishers, legal scholars, computer scientists, government agencies, and other groups and individuals that promote open access to law, worldwide.

Legal Search Engine from LexisNexis
Lexis Web provides powerful navigation tools to help individuals search for legal resources on the web free of charge. To assure authoritative and accurate content, the LexisNexis editorial staff has hand-selected all legal-oriented web content.

LOIS, Inc. provides CD-ROM and web-based subscriptions to legal documents, including state and federal court decisions and statutes.

National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA)

NITA, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, is a dedicated team of professors, judges and practicing lawyers who believe that skilled and ethical advocacy is a critical component of legal professionalism and all systems of dispute resolution that seek justice.

NSCLC Legal Help Guide
The National Senior Citizens Law Center (NSCLC) provides a list of resources for low-income seniors.

NCCUSL Uniform Law Archive

The National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL), in association with the University of Pennsylvania Law School, provides drafts of Uniform and Model Acts to help fulfill their mission to distribute information to the public.

Planned Giving Design Center

The mission of the Planned Giving Design Center, LLC is to develop products and services for the charitable gift and estate planning industry that assist others in their efforts to increase philanthropy.


Elder Law in a Nutshell - Available for Purchase
Designed to assist anyone who has regular contract with older persons, including lawyers, law students, social workers, health care personnel, retirement planners and gerontologists or anyone who wishes a better insight into the world of elder law.
Lawrence A. Frolik and Richard L. Kaplan; Published by West Publishing

Social Security Handbook

Created by the Social Security Administration, this site offers electronic and printed versions handbook.

Tax, Estate & Financial Planning for the Elderly: Forms & Practice

A guide for counsel to elderly clients, this publication includes forms, checklists and practice tips for healthcare, retirement, tax and financial decisions.
Michael Gilfix, David M. English, and Rebecca C. Morgan; Published by LexisNexis

Last updated April 9, 2015

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
Non-profit association for attorneys specializing in Elder Law and Special Needs Law
Established in 1987
Over 4,500 members nationwide
Mailing Address
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
1577 Spring Hill Rd., Suite 310
Vienna, VA 22182  
General Contact Information
Phone: 703-942-5711*
Fax: 703-563-9504
*Please note NAELA's office staff CANNOT assist the public with their legal needs. If you are seeking legal advice, please click on the “Find an Attorney” button located at the top of this page.