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Available via Video Replay

Original Program Date: October 27, 2017

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The 2017 Basics program builds a stronger foundation for any Elder Law attorney, including experienced practitioners and attorneys who are new to the practice of Elder Law.

This year’s program offers practical guidance for guardianship proceedings and elder law litigation.

In addition, attendees gain better understanding of strategies for long term care planning and Medicaid applications.

Attendees also obtain the following benefits:

  • Receive guidance about ABLE accounts and special needs trust planning
  • Obtain information about public benefits eligibility and trust taxation
  • Hear about how to achieve mental, physical, and professional health
  • Learn about common strategies in avoiding estate recovery

Planned by the NCBA Elder & Special Needs Law Section

  • Introduction to Special Needs Planning
  • Introduction to Guardianship
  • Overview of Elder Law Litigation
  • Introduction to Medicaid Eligibility and Applications
  • Medicaid Strategies in Long Term Care Planning
  • Attorney Wellness: Achieving Health Physically, Mentally, and Professionally
  • Public Benefits and Trust Taxation
Product Information
Date Presented:
October 27, 2017 8:15 AM Eastern
8 hours, 30 minutes
2017 Basics of Elder & Special Needs Law

Registration Tuition Options:  


Early Bird
Save $55 by registering early!

Early Bird and Membership discounts will automatically be applied at checkout.
NCBA Elder & Special Needs Law Section Member $240 $295
NCBA Member $260 $315
NCBA Paralegal Division Member $170 $225
Non-Member $315 $370
CLE Passport 7 tokens 
Full-time LANC Attorney (NCBA Member) $170
1st Year Licensed in NC (NCBA Member) $99
 The following categories do not include MCLE fees:
Law Student Division Member $25
Paralegal Division Student Member $25
Judge (NCBA Member) Please call the NCBA CLE Department to register for these categories: 800.228.3402 $75
Law Professor (NCBA Member) $75
Clerk of Court (NCBA Member) $75


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NC State Bar rules require a minimum number of pre-registered active State Bar members. 
The NCBA reserves the right to cancel any video program prior to the program date if registrations do not meet the NC State Bar requirement.

Save $55 on a video replay program by registering early!


Speaker Information
Nicole L "Nicki" Applefield   [ view bio ]
Andrew D Atherton   [ view bio ]
Rachel A Fuerst   [ view bio ]
Kara O Gansmann   [ view bio ]
Robert A 'Bob' Mason   [ view bio ]
Sarah E Nagae   [ view bio ]
Andrew W Olsen   [ view bio ]
Lisa M Salines-Mondello   [ view bio ]
Brent W Stephens   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 7.00
Elder Law Specialization : 7.00
General: 6.00
Substance Abuse/Mental Health (SA/MH): 1.00
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