(PRWEB) April 04, 2014
Elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, managing partner of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains, N.Y., has been elected president of the Westchester County Bar Foundation. For the past 30 years, the Foundation has served as the charitable arm of the Westchester County Bar Association, contributing to the improvement of the administration of justice and encouraging a better public understanding of the law.
A strong leader in Westchester County’s legal community, Mr. Enea has been a member of the Foundation for many years and was previously vice president. He is also a past president of the Westchester County Bar Association and co-founder of its Elder Law Section.
“It’s truly an honor for me to serve in this role,” said Mr. Enea. “I believe strongly in the work of the Westchester County Bar Foundation. Through our public interest law fellowship, for example, we provide legal help to the county's underserved residents as well as training to new lawyers who otherwise might not have the opportunity to do public interest work.”
Named Westchester County’s Leading Elder Care Attorney at the 2013 Above the Bar Awards, Mr. Enea has spent three decades protecting the rights of seniors, the disabled and their families. He is the immediate past chair of the New York State Bar Association’s Elder Law Section. Mr. Enea’s practice areas include elder law; Medicaid planning and applications; special needs planning; wills, trusts and estates; guardianships and estate litigation.
Mr. Enea is a member of the Council of Advanced Practitioners of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and is a past president of the organization’s New York Chapter. He has been recognized with numerous peer-review designations including Westchester County’s Top 25 “Super Lawyers,” “Best Lawyer” (Best Lawyers in America, 2011-2014), and is an “AV” Rated Preeminent Attorney (Martindale-Hubbell, since 2002).
Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP is located at 245 Main Street in White Plains, N.Y. with additional offices in Somers, N.Y. Elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea can be reached at 914-948-1500 or a.enea(at)esslawfirm(dot)com. For the latest news, visit Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano online at http://www.esslawfirm.com or the firm’s blog, http://westchesterelderlawblog.wordpress.com.
About Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP
Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP is an AV preeminent rated elder law firm with offices in White Plains and Somers, N.Y. The practice concentrates on Elder law; Medicaid Planning, Applications and Law; Medicare Law; Wills, Trusts and Estates; Guardianships; Estate Litigation; Supplemental Needs Trusts; and Special Needs Planning. Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP serves Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, the Bronx, Manhattan, Long Island and Queens and is committed to providing the highest quality legal services to seniors and the disabled. Visit the firm online at http://www.esslawfirm.com and http://www.westchesterseniors.com.