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Lauren C. Enea

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  • Senior Associate

Location:

245 Main Street
Suite 500
White Plains, NY 10601

Additional offices in Somers, N.Y.

Phone:

Fax:

914-948-9316

Email:

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Lauren C. Enea, Esq. is a senior associate at Enea, Scanlan & Sirgnano, LLP. She concentrates her practice on Wills, Trusts and Estates, Medicaid Planning, Special Needs Planning and Probate/Estate Administration. She believes that it is never too early or too late to start planning for your future and enjoys working with individuals to ensure that their plan best suits their needs.

An active member of the local bar associations, Ms. Enea was appointed to the Executive Committee of the Westchester County Bar Association (WCBA) Trusts and Estates Section. She is also the co-chair of the WCBA New Lawyers Section, treasurer of the Columbian Lawyers Association of Westchester County, and chair of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Elder Law and Special Needs Section Publications Committee and co-editor of the NYSBA Elder Law and Special Needs Section Journal. She is a past co-chair of the NYSBA Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2020 Fall Meeting and the Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2022 Summer Meeting.

Ms. Enea was awarded the Outstanding New Lawyer Award in 2020 by the Westchester County Bar Association. She was also named to the 2021 and 2022 Super Lawyers Rising Stars list and the 2023 Best Lawyers Ones to Watch list. Ms. Enea was recognized at Westfair Communications' 2019 Millennial Awards. She is the president of CAREERS Support Solutions' Board of Directors, a non-profit helping individuals with disabilities obtain gainful employment in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess Counties, and a member of the Pace Women's Justice Center Advisory Board, Friends of Gail. Ms. Enea received a B.S. in Business Management from Quinnipiac University, graduating Magna Cum Laude, and a J.D. from the Pace University School of Law, graduating Summa Cum Laude. She is admitted to practice law in New York and Florida.

Areas Of Practice

  • Elder Law
  • Wills, Trusts, and Estates
  • Medicaid Planning
  • Medicaid Applications (nursing home and homecare)
  • Estate Administration and Probate
  • Article 17 and Article 17A Guardianship Proceedings

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • Florida

Education

  • Pace University School of Law, White Plains, New York
    • J.D.
    • Honors: summa cum laude
  • Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Connecticut
    • Bachelor of Science
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: Business Management

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2021
  • Outstanding New Lawyer Award (Westchester County Bar Association), – 2021
  • Outstanding New Lawyer Award (Westchester County Bar Association), – 2020
  • 2019 Millenial of the Year (Westfair Communications), – 2019
  • Westchester County Bar Association; Outstanding New Lawyer Award

Professional Associations

  • Columbian Lawyers Association of Westchester County, Treasurer, Present
  • Italian American Forum, Member, Present
  • New York State Bar Association Elder Law and Special Needs Section, Publications Committee Chair & Journal Co-Editor, Present
  • Pace Women's Justice Center Advisory Board, Member, Present
  • Westchester County Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Section, Executive Committee, Present
  • Westchester County Bar Association, New Lawyers Section, Co-Chair, Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Beta Gamma Sigma