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The Death of the Password

Featured Member Content

How hardware security keys make your practice more secure, less stressed, more productive, and get you one step closer to a passwordless existence. Obviously, the password is not dead yet, but its days are definitely numbered.

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By Andrew R. Boyer, Esq.

Boyer & Boyer, P.A.

Andrew R. Boyer, Esq., Boyer & Boyer, Sarasota, Florida, is a board-certified elder law attorney in Florida.

News & Announcements

NAELA's 2023 - 2024 Board Announced


National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Announces 2023–2024 Board of Directors including President Bridget O'Brien Swartz.

NAELA's Strategic Plan


Through the efforts of NAELA's Executive Committee, Board, and Strategic Planning Committee, NAELA is pleased to announce it has completed its Strategic Plan, 2023 - 2028.

NAELA Web Improvements


NAELA, its Board of Directors, and staff have been working to enhance and improve the NAELA website. You'll notice changes over the next few months.



The Medicare Hospice Benefit

September 12, 2023 1:00pm - 2:00 PM

Elder law attorneys should have a comprehensive understanding of the Medicare hospice benefit for several reasons. Join us for this member Lunch & Learn.

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Required Minimum Distributions and QCD

June 14, 2023 1:00pm - 2:00 PM

Join us for a NAELA webinar regarding RMD and qualified charitable deduction (QCD) from their IRA. 

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