Westchester County Elder Law Attorney Sara E. Meyers, Esq. Receives Certification from the National Elder Law Foundation
Westchester County, N.Y. (February 9, 2023) – The law firm of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP, with offices in White Plains & Somers, N.Y., is pleased to announce that firm member Sara E. Meyers, Esq. has been certified as an elder law attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation as accredited by the American Bar Association. Ms. Meyers has spent over 25 years educating and protecting the rights of seniors, the disabled and their families.
To become a certified elder law attorney (CELA), one must have worked many years in the discipline and pass a rigorous examination to prove their knowledge of tax, public benefits, trusts & estates and other disciplines comprising elder law. CELAs are required to update their skills and knowledge throughout their careers and are subject to peer review.
Recognized in the 2022 New York Metro edition of Super Lawyers, Ms. Meyers has been named to the peer-reviewed list for ten consecutive years. She concentrates her practice on elder law, guardianships (contested/non-contested), special needs planning, and long-term care planning strategies, with a focus on Medicaid home care and nursing home. Ms. Meyers is co-chair of the Westchester County Bar Association’s (WCBA) Guardianship Committee and a frequent lecturer for both the WCBA and New York State Bar Association.
“Sara has been an integral part of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP for almost two decades,” said elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, the firm’s managing member. “Her certification in elder law by the National Elder Law Foundation further cements what we already know – Sara’s vast knowledge in the field, combined with her impeccable track record, make her essential to our team and a huge asset for the many who benefit from her expertise.”
Prior to Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP, Ms. Meyers was a staff attorney at the Sadin Institute on Law of the Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging and Longevity and the New York Legal Assistance Group. She received a B.A. from Brandeis University and a J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Ms. Meyers is admitted to practice in New York and is a certified mediator.
Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP is located at 245 Main Street in White Plains, N.Y. with additional offices in Somers, N.Y. The firm has attained Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating, AV Preeminent, for superior ethical standards and legal ability and has been named a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for thirteen consecutive years. For more information or to schedule a consultation, call 914-948-1500 or visit www.esslawfirm.com.
About Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP
Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP is an AV preeminent rated elder law firm with offices in White Plains and Somers, N.Y. The practice concentrates on Elder Law; Medicaid Planning; Nursing Home and Home Care Applications; Wills, Trusts and Estates; Guardianships; Estate Litigation; Supplemental Needs Trusts; and Special Needs Planning. Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP serves Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, the Bronx, Manhattan, Long Island and Queens and is committed to providing the highest quality legal services to seniors, the disabled and their families. Visit the firm online at www.esslawfirm.com.
Elder law attorney Sara E. Meyers, Esq., member, Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP