Scott B. Silverberg has been named president of the New York Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.
An associate attorney at the Law Office of Stephen J. Silverberg, Scott is dedicated to elevating the profession and has been active with NAELA as well as other national and regional legal organizations.
“My goal as President is to build NAELA in terms of impact and membership. Our work with the New York Legislature focuses on protecting seniors and special needs individuals, at the same time we seek to improve the skills of Elder Lawyers,” he commented recently. “I’m excited about taking this leadership role and look forward to a busy and fulfilling term.”
NAELA is a professional organization of attorneys dedicated to helping clients with the legal issues associated with aging, including probate and estate planning, guardianship/conservatorship, public benefits, health and long-term care planning and special needs. Scott is a member of the National Board of Directors of NAELA and was previously Vice President of the New York Chapter.