Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano is pleased to announce that elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea was recently named a Fellow of the New York Bar Foundation. Mr. Enea was recognized for his distinguished achievement, dedication to the legal profession, service to the public, and commitment to the organized bar.Anthony Enea has spent three decades protecting the rights of seniors, the disabled and their families. Named Westchester County's Leading Elder Care Attorney at the Above the Bar Awards, Mr. Enea's practice areas include elder law; Medicaid planning and applications; special needs planning; wills, trusts and estates; guardianships and estate litigation.
Over the last decade, numerous non-attorney controlled entities have cropped up nationwide offering Medicaid and elder law planning services. Many of these entities have branched into these services from traditional home care and geriatric care management services, while others are newly created. The services offered by these providers are varied, often including the preparation and filing of Medicaid nursing home and home care applications, drafting of personal service contracts and qualified income trusts (in some states), as well as rendering advice regarding Medicaid eligibility and how to obtain benefits.