Welcome to Texas NAELA

We are a community of attorneys who specialize in handling the legal issues that affect older Americans 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 special needs. Texas NAELA supports member attorneys throughout the state of Texas who are committed to the practice of Elder Law and Special Needs Planning Law.

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News & Events
A Warning on Medicaid Planning--Texas Human Resources Code Section 12.001 states that non-attorneys are prohibited from charging a fee for assisting or representing a person in obtaining Medicaid benefits.

New Officers and Directors Elected
Texas NAELA congratulates the following members of the 2017-2018 Board of Officers and Directors:  Past President (by ascension) :S. Clinton Nix President: Bliss Burdett Pak Vice President: Elisa D. Rainey, CELA, Treasurer: Bryn Anne Poland Secretary: Paul Premack, CELA Directors:  Stephanie Townsend Allala, Monica A. Benson, CELA, John Dantche, Joy M. Eckelkamp, CELA, Cathy Kim Fowlkes, Chrys Jones, Charles E. Lance, Lori A. Leu, CELA, John R. McNair, CELA, Marian S. Rosen, Nathan Ziegler.
Please plan to join us for the Texas Chapter Annual Conference August 8, 2018, Register now 


Be part of an organization that inspires, empowers and values elder law and special needs planning attorneys.
Texas NAELA is committed to supporting attorneys who are uniquely dedicated to meeting the legal needs of older adults and persons with special needs.