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Anthony J. Enea will be honored at the 23rd annual Law Leadership Awards Dinner presented by the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University. Enea will receive the Distinguished Service Award for his outstanding contributions to the legal community. (February 12, 2018)

Jennifer Guimond-Quigley was named to the 2018 Illinois Rising Stars list for the third year in a row. (February 7, 2018)

Shirley B. Whitenack and Michael Amoruso were quoted in the Consumer Reports article, "New Ways to Prevent Elder Financial Abuse." (February 5, 2018)

Hy Darling was quoted in the OurParents.com article, "The Best Kept Secrets of Senior Living Financing." (January 24, 2018)

Hy Darling was quoted in the AARP Bulletin article, "Who Will Act for You If You Can't?" (January 23, 2018)

Jay Robert was quoted in the USA Today article, "Preparing for life after death: A guide for parents of adult children with special needs." NAELA was also listed as a special needs planning resource in the article. (January 23, 2018)

Twyla Sketchley was quoted in the PBS NewsHour article, "10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring an Elder Care Attorney." (January 16, 2018)

Michael Amoruso was quoted in the Consumer Reports article, "How to Help Your Elderly Parents With Their Finances." (December 22, 2017)

Shirley B. Whitenack received the Alfred C. Clapp Award. (December 4, 2017)

Jennifer Guimond-Quigley was featured in an article by Financial Advisor Magazine about estate planning questions advisors should ask their clients. (November 20, 2017)

Michael J. Amoruso was quoted in the Money magazine article, "An Important Tax Deduction for Seniors and Their Families Is on the Chopping Block." (November 6, 2017)

Anthony J. Enea and Sara E. Meyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in New York Metro Super Lawyers 2017 in the field of Elder Law. This marks the eleventh consecutive year Mr. Enea and fifth consecutive year Ms. Meyers have been included in the Super Lawyers list. The law firm of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP has received a Tier 1 ranking for Elder Law in the New York metropolitan region by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2018. This marks the eighth consecutive year that the firm has been recognized for its professional excellence. Achieving a top tier ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. (November 1, 2017)

Shirley B. Whitenack was quoted in the Consumer Reports article, "Home Care: How to Give Your Parents the Help They Need." (October 26, 2017)

Michael J. Amoruso, NAELA Fellow; Jennifer L. VanderVeen, CELA, CAP; and Hyman G. Darling, CELA, CAP, were quoted in the Reverse Mortgages Daily article, "How Elder Law Attorneys Can Become Key Reverse Mortgage Partners." (September 20, 2017)

Anthony J. Enea was named the Best Lawyers® 2018 Elder Law “Lawyer of the Year” in White Plains. He was also selected by his peers for inclusion in the 24th edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Elder Law and Trusts and Estates. (September 14, 2017)

Hy Darling, CELA, CAP, and Shirley B. Whitenack, Esq., CAP, were quoted in the Consumer Reports article, "Putting the Assisted Living Contract Under a Microscope." (September 6, 2017)

NAELA was listed as a resource for legal reviews of elder care and assisted living contracts in this Consumer Reports article. (September 6, 2017)

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