Elder Law and Special Needs Section Career Panel and Networking Reception
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 6 pm to 9 pm
The Subotnick Center, Brooklyn Law School
Sponsored by The Elder Law and Special Needs Section of the New York State Bar Association
The Diversity Committee of The Elder Law and Special Needs Section of the New York State Bar Association presents a panel of speakers who will provide different perspectives on careers in these areas, including an overview of long term care planning, Medicaid planning, supplemental needs trusts, estate planning and administration, tax planning and guardianship. Panel members will provide perspectives on career opportunities available in private practice, not for-profits, government and in-house counsel.
This event will provide practical information on how to pursue a career path in this growing and varied area of the law serving older adults, people with disabilities, caregivers, and families.
Pauline Yeung-Ha, Grimaldi & Yeung – Solo and small firm practice
Deepankar Mukerji, Keane & Beane – Government and not-for-profit practice
Paulina Koryaka, Bessemer Trust – In-house practice
Elizabeth Valentin, Littman Krooks – Guardianship practice/Court appointments
Mentoring and Networking reception following the presentation.