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The National Elder Law Foundation (NELF) is the only national organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law. There are nearly 500 Certified Elder Law Attorneys across the country.
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There are certified elder law attorneys in nearly every state. Click below to find a CELA near you.
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Focusing on the needs of seniors and people with disabilities
The National Elder Law Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in 1993, and is dedicated to the development and improvement of the professional competence of lawyers in the area of elder law
The National Elder Law Foundation (NELF) 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 nearly 500 CELAs across the country, and our numbers are growing steadily.
Are you looking for an attorney who has demonstrated expertise in elder law and special needs, passed a rigorous examination, maintains continuing education and involvement standards, and has been recognized by his or her peers and colleagues? This is the place to find that attorney a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA). You can use the Find a CELA page to locate a CELA by state.
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Why You Should Use a Certified Elder Law Attorney
When you look for an attorney to help with an elder law or special needs issue, you should first look for a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) near you. The CELA certification has frequently been referred to as “the gold standard” for elder law and special needs practitioners.