Who's In The News

NAELA Members: Have a press release you’d like to have posted? Were you quoted in the media lately? Send your one-sentence description along with the link to a website with your press release or media quote to NAELA.

Jennifer VanderVeen and K. Gabriel Heiser were quoted in the New York Times' article, "The Ethics of Adjusting Your Assets to Qualify for Medicaid." (July 21, 2017)

Hy Darling was quoted in CNBC.com's article, "Senate's proposed Medicaid cuts could make long-term-care unaffordable." (July 12, 2017)

Robert C. Anderson's Letter to the Editor was published in the Mining Journal, titled "Senate health care bill leaves much to be desired." (July 5, 2017)

Michael J. Amoruso was quoted in Money magazine's article, "What Would Happen to Seniors in Nursing Homes Under the Republican Health Care Bill?" (July 5, 2017)

Anthony J. Enea and Sara E. Meyers of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains, N.Y. recently addressed the importance of estate and long-term care planning for seniors at an education program for the Rockland Chapter of the New York Society of CPAs. (July 5, 2017)

Matthew Talbot was named to the prestigious 2017 Northern California Rising Stars list. This is an exclusive list which recognizes only the top 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state. (June 27, 2017)

Lori Rook was named as a Rising Star by the Missouri Lawyers Weekly in its annual Women’s Justice Awards.  A rising star award is given to a female lawyer 40  and younger or in the first 10 years of practice who have made a difference in the justice system or the profession and who appears on a path toward even greater accomplishments. As a note, her law partner, Jessica Kruse, was previously honored for the same award. (April 26, 2017)

Kathy Pryor will be honored as the 2017 recipient of the Darrel Tillar Mason Excellence in Advocacy Award, presented by the disAbility Law Center of Virginia Foundation. This award is presented to an individual or group whose work embodies the spirit of the mission of the disAbility Law Center, namely to fight abuse and neglect and to encourage people with disabilities to have choice, independence, and inclusion in all aspects of life. (March 29, 2017)

Anthony J. Enea will address the importance of an effectively drafted power of attorney in an educational program to the Mount Vernon Bar Association. (March 7, 2017)

Anthony J. Enea will present an educational series to chambers of commerce in Somers and White Plains, NY, on the impact of aging baby boomers. (January 25, 2017)

Catherine Anne Seal was quoted in the New York Times article, "Death Is Inevitable. Financial Turmoil Afterward Isn't." (January 17, 2017)

Michael Smith, co-founder of Savannah, Ga.-based Smith Barid LLC, was featured on the web-based Singular Magazine on December 21, 2016. Read his column on estate planning for single people. (January 5, 2017)

Michael Smith, co-founder of Savannah, Ga.-based Smith Barid LLC, was featured in the Savannah Morning News on December 21, 2016. Read his column: Single people may need estate planning more than others. (January 5, 2017)

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