National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) is a community of attorneys who specialize in handling legal issues affecting people as they age and those with special needs. We believe in the importance of continuing legal education, advocacy and examining public policy issues in our mission to enhance the quality of life for older adults and persons with disabilities.

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NJ NAELA Chapter's response to the COVID-19 Crisis.

April 9th Response Letter
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Special Order 4/8/20
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NAELA Celebrates 2020 Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary
7/24/2020  Press Release
NAELA celebrates the 29th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) on July 26.
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NAELA Attorneys Receive Theresa Award
7/21/2020  Press Release
NAELA is pleased to announce that NAELA Fellows Myra G. Gilfix, and Michael Gilfix, CAP (Palo Alto, Calif.) were named the 2020 recipients of the Theresa Award.
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NAELA Announces Winner of 2020 Powley Elder Law Award
6/30/2020  Press Release
This year's national community service award was given to Professor Rebecca C. Morgan, CAP, NAELA Fellow, of Gulfport, Fla.
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NAELA Announces Winner of 2020 President’s Recognition Award
6/25/2020  Press Release
2019-2020 NAELA President Jennifer VanderVeen, CELA, CAP, NAELA Fellow, selected the Center for At-Risk Elders as the recipient of the 2020 President's Award.
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Victor J. Medina, CELA

Medina Law Group is a boutique estate planning, elder law, and probate/estate administration law firm. We focus our skills and talents serving private clients with unparalleled service and access. We believe that the practice of estates or elder law is not simply a matter of reducing taxes, accurately filling out complicated legal forms, or providing cookie-cutter solutions to every problem. It’s about taking the time to get to know our client...
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