NAELA New York Chapter


New York 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.

NAELA Updates

NAELA Celebrates Residents’ Rights Month in October

The National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care designated October as Residents’ Rights Month to honor residents living in all long-term care facilities. Read More

NAELA Celebrates National Special Needs Law Month in October 2019

NAELA established October as National Special Needs Law Month as a grassroots effort to help people with disabilities and their families understand special needs planning and the resources available to them. Read More

NAELA Advocacy Alert - SSA POMS Update

On June 25, 2019, SSA issued a new POMS on fee approvals, which in the examples provided by SSA, states that preparation/advising of certain trusts by attorneys for individuals who are now receiving, or may in the future receive SSI, requires fee app Read More

Social Security Celebrates 84th Anniversary

President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act in 1935, providing economic security for workers when they retired. Today, Social Security provides benefits to millions of retirees, workers with disabilities, and their families. Read More

NAELA Celebrates 2019 Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary

NAELA celebrates the 28th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) on July 26, 2019. Congress enacted the ADA “to provide a clear and comprehensive national mandate for the elimination of discrimination against individuals with disabi Read More

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Nancie G. Dorjath

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Nancie G. Dorjath

Estate Planning, Medicaid Planning, Crisis Planning, Veterans Benefits Planning, Wills, Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Living Will, Nursing Home Contract Review, Special Needs Trusts, Asset Protection Planning
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Nancy Burner, CELA

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Nancy Burner, CELA

The attorneys at Burner Law Group, P.C. represent clients in Suffolk and Nassau Counties, including the Hamptons and Eastern Long Island, as well as throughout New York City, concentrating in the areas of Estate Planning, Elder Law, Trust and Estate Administrations and Guardianships. At Burner Law Group, P.C., we pride ourselves on the quality of our work and the personal care and attention that we provide to each of our clients. Our team is dedi...
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