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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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 2019-2020 Board of Officers and Directors:  Past President (by ascension) : Elisa D. Rainey President: Paul Premack Vice Presidents: Lori Leu, John McNair  Treasurer: Joy Eckelkamp  Secretary: Bryn Poland   Directors: Nathan Ziegler, Monica Benson, Lisa Shoalmire, Julie Ezell-Perez, Terry Garrett, Todd Marquardt, Cathy Fowlkes, Chrys Jones, John Dantsche, Stephanie Townsend Allala, Kelley Bentley.

Make plans to attend the 2020 TX NAELA UnProgram January 24-25 2020 in Dallas. 
This is the best opportunity of the year to learn, share and network with your peers.
This event is open to TX NAELA Chapter members only.  Contact naela@naela.org for information about joining.

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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.