NAELA News & Journal
NAELA News + Journal

From the Fall to Back Home Again

Featured Member Content

Since falling is such a pervasive and devastating problem among the population we serve, it is important for elder law attorneys to understand the common causes, preventative measures, and the process our clients and their families will go through after a fall.


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By Eric J. Einhart, Esq.

Russo Law Group, P.C.

Eric J. Einhart is a partner with Russo Law Group who practices elder and special needs law in the New York metro area.

News & Announcements

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 Board Members Applications


NAELA Board of Director nominations/applications now being accepted.



Social Security In Your Practice

November 9, 2023 - November 16, 2023

Please join us for this virtual event with fast-paced review of the key components of the Social Security program and a networking hour.

Member Benefits, Education

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Secure Act 2.0 And Financial Tips

October 5, 2023, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM.

The year-end omnibus EARN Act (aka SECURE 2.0) will become law. The new legislation includes many new tax-incentives that financial planners, accountants, and many lawyers must understand. 

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For over 35 years NAELA has been the leader in supporting elder and special needs attorneys and their practice.


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We envision a day when all older adults, people with disabilities, and their families have the legal, health, social, and financial care they need to live their best lives. 
NAELA shapes, supports, and inspires the national legal community.

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Members of NAELA are attorneys who are experienced and trained in working with the legal problems of older Americans and individuals of all ages with disabilities.

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The management of NAELA is vested in the Board of Directors and elected representatives from the eligible membership body. 

Consumer Resources

Find consumer resources here. Whether it be to those seeking the advice of an experienced elder or special needs law attorney or finding the questions to ask when hiring an attorney, we've conveniently organized information here.

This virtual program, spread over three half-days, will be a very fast-paced review of the key components of the Social Security program, including the eligibility requirements for all benefits. 

Learn more and register today