The Florida Bar
Elder Law

Section Website

Section Members and Officers

Certified Elder Law Attorneys

Organized 1991

    The Elder Law Section exists to cultivate and promote professionalism, expertise and knowledge in the practice of law regarding issues affecting the elderly and persons with special needs, and advocates on behalf of its members.
      The section provides a newsletter -- The Advocate -- published three times a year. Members are encouraged to submit articles to Stephanie Villavicencio at


      Exploitation and Abuse Committee; Estate & Financial Planning; Guardianship Committee; Government Benefits Committee; Health Care Committee; Ethics Committee; Legislative Committee; Death Care Industry Committee; Medicaid Committee; Mentor Program Committee; Newsletter Committee; The Special Needs Trust Committee; and the Veterans Benefits Committee.

      Florida Bar Member Dues $50 Annually - Please contact Arlee J. Colman, Program Administrator for information.

      Membership Application in Word format.

    [Revised: 06-16-2015]