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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NAELA Supports Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month 2020
2/24/2020  Press Release
NAELA supports Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month this March.
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Now Accepting Theresa Award Nominations
2/18/2020  Announcement
Deadline: March 4, 2020 - The Theresa Award is an annual community service award presented by the Theresa Alessandra Russo Foundation to a NAELA member in recognition of his or her advocacy and support of individuals with disabilities.
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NAELA Celebrates US Court of Appeals for DC Circuit Decision on 1115 Medicaid Waiver
2/18/2020  Press Release
Judges Unanimously Decide Arkansas Waiver Does Not Meet Objectives of Medicaid
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Now Accepting Foundation Trustee Nominations
2/3/2020  Announcement
Deadline: February 29, 2020 - Nominate a NAELA member for the Foundation Board of Trustees
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Carl G. Archer, CELA

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Carl G. Archer, CELA

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