National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
Attorney Referral Service
1577 Spring Hill Rd, Ste 310, Vienna, VA, 22182-2223
Distance: 722 Miles
Program that maintains a list of private attorneys and can connect people who need legal services to attorneys that can help them. Examples of specialty areas are family law, elder law, immigration law and real estate law.
Lists attorneys who specialize in Elder Law and Special Needs Law, advocates on the state and national levels for community care issues, pensions and Special Needs Law, provides continuing education for professionals and members.
* Provides a referral directory of attorneys in the private and public sectors who deal with legal issues affecting older adults and people with disabilities.
* How to interview and choose an attorney
* Information about topics affecting elders and people with disabilities
Some of the issues National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) members help with include, but are not limited to:
* Public benefits
* Probate and estate planning
* Health and long-term care planning
* Age discrimination
* Elder abuse and fraud recovery
Please note: this agency does not provide legal advice.
- Adults with disabilities
- Older adults
- Older adults with disabilities
Information on this site is free, there are fees to consult an attorney.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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FT-4800Lawyer Referral Services Definition
Programs that maintain lists of private attorneys and link people who need legal assistance with lawyers who specialize in the required area of law.
TN-4600Legal Associations Definition
Organizations whose members are lawyers, judges or other legal professionals who have affiliated for the purpose of promoting mutual interests, participating in legal seminars and conferences, networking with their peers, subscribing to legal journals and other publications, and taking advantage of other opportunities for professional development. Many legal associations offer assistance to members who have management or financial problems that relate to their practices, set standards which relate to the qualifications and performance of members, accept and investigate complaints from the public regarding the practices of members and maintain lawyer referral services through which citizens who require legal assistance are referred to member attorneys.
YB-8000Older Adults Definition
Individuals who are age 50, 55, 60, 62 or 65 or older depending on the minimum age for qualifying as an older adult which varies by program.