White Plains, NY (PRWEB) August 18, 2014
Elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, managing partner at Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP, has been named the Best Lawyers® 2015 Trusts and Estates “Lawyer of the Year” in White Plains. He has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 21st edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Elder Law and Trusts and Estates.
“Selection for The Best Lawyers in America is an outstanding honor,” said Mr. Enea, who has spent three decades protecting the rights of seniors, the disabled and their families. “I am proud to be recognized by my peers, particularly this year as a ‘Lawyer of the Year,’ for work that I find so personally rewarding.” The “Lawyer of the Year” recognition is reserved for a single lawyer in each practice specialty within a designated metropolitan area.
A strong leader in Westchester’s legal community, Mr. Enea is president of the Westchester County Bar Foundation. He is a past chair of the New York State Bar Association’s Elder Law Section as well as a former president of the Westchester County Bar Association. Named Westchester County’s Leading Elder Care Attorney at the 2013 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.
Regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States, Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 50,000 leading attorneys cast over five and a half million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”
2014 marks the fourth consecutive year that Mr. Enea has been recognized by Best Lawyers. He has also been named as one of Westchester County’s “Super Lawyers” annually since 2007 and is an “AV” Rated Preeminent Attorney (Martindale-Hubbell, 2002-2014).
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 is also on the Guardianship Advisory Committee of the Office of Court Administration for the State of New York.
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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, 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.