The Florida Bar

Elder Law

Elder Law Section


The Elder Law Section cultivates and promotes professionalism, expertise and knowledge in the practice of law affecting people as they age and individuals with special needs.

Section Administrator

Emily Young, 850-561-5650

Membership Information

Florida Bar members dues are $75 annually.

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Publications & Committees

The section provides a newsletter —The Advocate — published three times a year. Committees include: 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.

Visit the Elder Law Section website to learn more.