CAP is governed by a peer-appointed steering committee. The committee sets the standards for nominations and member benefits, including an annual conference featuring:
  • High-level speakers
  • Discussions on the latest trends in the practice of elder law and special needs planning
  • Information and commentary on cutting-edge topics

NAELA CAP Steering Committee


Members of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) are attorneys who are experienced and trained in working with the legal problems of aging Americans and individuals of all ages with disabilities. Established in 1987, NAELA is a non-profit association that assists lawyers, bar organizations, and others.

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Howard S. Krooks, Esq., CELA, Fellow, CAP

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Howard S. Krooks, Esq., CELA, Fellow, CAP

Elder Law Associates PA is a boutique elder law firm practicing exclusively in Medicaid and long-term care planning including long term care insurance, Medicaid applications, home and community-based Medicaid waiver services, diversion program benefits, nursing home benefits, spousal refusal applications, Medicaid fair hearings and appeals; nursing home and assisted living facility residents’ rights litigation; asset preservation planning, includ...