June 24, 2021 
Contact: Abby Matienzo, Communications Manager

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Announces 2021 Fellows
Attorneys Receive Highest Honor Bestowed By NAELA

Washington, DC — The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) is proud to announce the 2021 NAELA Fellows: 

• Wendy Shparago Cappelletto, Esq., CAP (Chicago, Ill.)
• Professor Roberta K. Flowers (Gulfport, Fla.)
• Judith D. Grimaldi, CELA, CAP (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
• Leonard Mondschein, CELA, CAP (Miami, Fla.)

NAELA Fellows are attorneys who have been members of the Academy for at least three years, whose careers concentrate on elder law, and who have distinguished themselves both by making exceptional contributions to meeting the needs of seniors and by demonstrating commitment to the Academy. 

Election as a NAELA Fellow signifies that the lawyer is recognized by his or her peers as a model for others, and an exceptional lawyer and leader. The most significant component in the selection process is commitment and contributions to NAELA through committee participation, programs, and leadership. 

Learn more about NAELA Fellows.

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 NAELA.org, or to locate a NAELA member attorney in your area, visit NAELA.org/findlawyer.

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