An original video series simplifying and explaining Elder Law issues, designed to answer your basic questions about Elder Law and Elder Law topics. Watch the videos here.
Elder Law Articles
CELA's from around the country address a wide range of elder law topics, certifications, and why it all matters -- to attorneys and consumers. Read the articles here.
Why You Need a CELA
Special needs issues, estate planning, medicaid, end of life issues...when you look for an attorney to help with an elder law issue, look for a Certified Elder Law Attorney.
The National Elder Law Foundation has compiled a list of resources and materials to help you become a Certified Elder Law Attorney. See these resources here.
Welcome to the National Elder Law Foundation
The National Elder Law Foundation is the only national organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law. NELF's Certified Elder Law Attorney designation is itself certified by the American Bar Association. There are over 400 CELAs in 48 states, and our numbers are growing steadily.
Are you looking for an attorney who has demonstrated expertise in special needs and elder law, who has passed a rigorous examination, who maintains continuing education and involvement standards, and who has been recognized by his or her peers and colleagues? This is the place to find that attorney -- a Certified Elder Law Attorney. You can use the "Find a CELA" page to locate a CELA by state.