MBBA’s Elder Law CLE Program: Pro Bono Training: Empowering Baby Boomers to Live Independently and Stress Free

April 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
New York County Lawyers Association
14 Vesey St
New York, NY 10007

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Pro Bono Training: A Practical Guide to Empowering Baby Boomers to Live Independently and Stress Free

Thursday, April 6, 2017; 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: New York County Lawyers, 14 Vesey Street, New York; 2nd Floor Auditorium

2 NY Professional Practice Credits

Program Chair: Hon. Tanya R. Kennedy, Supreme Court, Civil Branch, NY County

Program Co-sponsors: NYCLA’s Elder law Committee; The National Association of Women Judges (District 2); The Metropolitan Black Bar Association; The Aging and Longevity Institute of Touro Law School

Faculty: Robert Abrams, Esq., Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Wolf, LLP; Rawle Andrews, Jr., Regional Vice President, AARP Community, State and National Mega 7 States Group; Hon. Justice Betsy Barros, Associate Justice of the Appellate Division, Second Department; Kristen Kane, Esq, Deputy Chief, Economic Crimes Bureau and Chief, Elder Fraud Unit of the Queens County District Attorney’s Office; Clifford A. Meirowtz, Esq, The Law Offices of Clifford A. Meirowitz, PLLC; Stacy L. Rodgers, Deputy Director for Program Operations, District of Columbia Child and Family Services Agency, Washington, DC and Former Chief of Staff of the Social Security Administration. 

An esteemed panel of professionals at the forefront of their fields will address the bench and bar on both a personal and professional level on topics such as:

• The role of a judge in capacity determinations

• Legal & ethical considerations for judges and attorneys (including overall demographics of the Graying of America)

• Strategies to combat financial exploitation and available resources of the district attorney's office

• Helpful tips as you prepare to retire

• Understanding your Social Security benefits

• How to obviate the need for a guardian