Did you know that 141 out of every 1,000 New Yorkers over the age of 60 have experienced some act of elder abuse? Moreover, elder abuse is not always in the form of physical mistreatment. The practice is sometimes executed via financial exploitation.
Elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, managing partner at Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., will lecture on the consequences of the unauthorized practice of law at the annual meeting of the National Association of Elder Law Attorney's New York Chapter. Enea, a past president of the organization, will address the practical and legal implications of non-attorneys providing Medicaid planning services.