For Immediate Release
November 11, 2019   
Contact: Abby M. Reitz, Communications Manager
       703-942-5711 #230

Upcoming National Law Conference Focuses on Seniors and People with Special Needs

Washington, DC —  The NAELA Summit will be held November 14-16, 2019, at the Capitol Hilton. Hosted by the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), this event for elder and special needs law attorneys will engage attendees beyond a lecture by offering discussion, debate, and applications for the information provided in each session. Session titles include:

• “State and Federal Policy Initiatives in Long-Term Care Finance and Delivery” with Howard Gleckman;
• “Mastering Elder Abuse Civil Remedies” with Charles P. Golbert; Douglas G. Chalgian, CELA; and Ellen S. Morris;
• “Tried and True Marketing Tips to Energize You and Your Practice (Part 1)” with Howard S. Krooks, Esq., CELA, CAP, NAELA Fellow; Jennifer H. Sitterley, CELA; Julian E. Gray, CELA; Robert S. Bullock, CELA, CAP; and Vincent J. Russo, CELA, CAP, NAELA Fellow; and
• “The Current State of Medical Aid-in-Dying Laws in the U.S.” with Kevin Diaz.

View the full NAELA Summit schedule and other important details.

Members of the media are invited to attend the NAELA Summit. If you are interested in attending, please contact Communications Manager Abby M. Reitz by e-mail or call 703-942-5711 #230.

Members of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) are attorneys who are experienced and trained in working with the legal problems of aging Americans and individuals of all ages with disabilities. Upon joining, NAELA member attorneys agree to adhere to the NAELA Aspirational Standards. Established in 1987, NAELA is a non-profit association that assists lawyers, bar organizations, and others. The mission of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys is to educate, inspire, serve, and provide community to attorneys with practices in elder and special needs law. NAELA currently has members across the United States, Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit, or to locate a NAELA member attorney in your area, visit

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