Lauren S. Marinaro is a Partner at Fink Rosner Ershow-Levenberg, focusing on Elder and Disability Law including Estate Planning, Legal Guardianship, Medicaid Asset Preservation Planning, Medicaid Fair Hearings, Estate Administration and Estate and Fiduciary Litigation. She has been in practice since 2006. In 2007, Lauren became the first person in the country to earn an L.L.M. in Elder Law, from the University of Kansas. Lauren earned her Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Public Affairs and Politics from Rutgers University and her J.D. from the University of Kansas. She has served as Chair of the Elder Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association and President of the New Jersey State Chapter of NAELA. She enjoys speaking at community, county, New Jersey and national events on a wide variety of elder and disability law topics, including Medicaid home and community-based services, surrogate decision making, estate planning and aging and disability policy.