Schenck, Price, Smith & King LLP
Shirley Berger Whitenack, CAP, Fellow
Business

220 Park Ave
PO Box 991
Florham Park, NJ 07932-0991
(973) 540-7336

Additional Locations

Extra Locations
115 West Century Rd, Ste 100 Paramus, NJ 07652-1431

Author Of

TitleDescription
Fiduciary Representation AELR 2022This session includes seeking the appointment of, giving advice to, representing, or serving as executor, personal representative, attorney-in-fact, trustee, guardian, conservator, representative payee, or other formal or informal fiduciary. This session includes a discussion of the ethics of fiduciary representation
Guardianships During COVID-19: Perspectives from NAELA PractitionersCOVID-19 has caused the shutdown of courts across states and has forced state and local courts to change their court procedures and protocols to prevent the spread of the virus. (Guardianships During COVID, COVID-19, Coronavirus)
Trial Techniques for Elder Law PractitionersThis session will focus on the trial techniques needed to conduct an effective and successful trial. Whether you need assistance with drafting effective discovery requests, compiling a pre-trial binder, preparing a witness, or confidently advocating for a client during oral arguments, direct examination or cross-examination...this session is for you.
Fiduciary Representation 2019This session includes seeking the appointment of, giving advice to, representing, or serving as executor, personal representative, attorney-in-fact, trustee, guardian, conservator, representative payee, or other formal or informal fiduciary. This session includes a discussion of the ethics of fiduciary representation.
Case Law Update 2019NAELA past presidents will discuss some of the most significant cases decided in the past year, covering a variety of substantive areas of elder law and special needs planning.

Professional Information

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About the Practice
Shirley B. Whitenack focuses her practice on elder law, special needs planning and advocacy, probate, estate and trust litigation and estate planning and administration. Ms. Whitenack is nationally recognized in her areas of concentration. She is a past President of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), is a NAELA Fellow and a member of NAELA's Council of Advanced Practitioners. The recipient of numerous awards, she is quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Market Watch, AARP Bulletin, Money Magazine and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine. In 2011, she was recognized by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of NJ in a Joint Resolution for service to those with special needs. In 2019, she received the New Jersey State Bar Foundation's Medal of Honor. She serves as a mediator in probate and guardianship matters.
Professional Biography
Ms. Whitenack is a partner at Schenck, Price, Smith & King, LLP with offices in Florham Park and Paramus, New Jersey. Ms. Whitenack devotes a substantial portion of her practice to trust and estate litigation and elder and special needs law. Ms. Whitenack is a Fellow of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), is a past President and is a member of NAELA’s Council of Advanced Practitioners (CAP).

Chapter Membership

Chapter
New Jersey Chapter

Sections

Sections
Advocacy/Litigation Section Membership
Council of Advanced Practitioners
Guardianship/Capacity Section Membership