Educating seniors and their families on the need for advanced planning is extremely important to me and my colleagues. There are a number of planning options available, yet many in or approaching their elder years remain in the dark.
White Plains, NY (PRWEB) October 08, 2014
On Thursday, October 2, elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, managing member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., was honored with the Golden Harvest Corporate Award at the 32nd annual Golden Harvest Award Breakfast sponsored by the Westchester Public/Private Partnership for Aging Services. The event, held at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill, Tarrytown, N.Y., recognized outstanding and lasting contributions by individuals and corporations to Westchester seniors.
Mr. Enea has spent the past three decades educating and protecting the rights of seniors, the disabled and their families. Named Westchester County’s Leading Elder Care Attorney at the 2013 Above the Bar Awards and Best Lawyers’ 2015 Trusts and Estates “Lawyer of the Year” in White Plains, Mr. Enea’s practice areas include elder law; Medicaid planning and applications; special needs planning; wills, trusts and estates; nursing home negligence; guardianships and estate litigation.
“It is always an honor to be recognized for work that I find so personally rewarding,” said Mr. Enea. “Educating seniors and their families on the need for advanced planning is extremely important to me and my colleagues. There are a number of planning options available, yet many in or approaching their elder years remain in the dark.”
Fellow Golden Harvest honorees include Janet Langsam, CEO of ArtsWestchester, who received the Humanitarian Award, and Dr. Catherine Wynkoop, a health care executive and management consultant honored with the Jim Curran Leadership Award.
“Each one of these three honorees has set a wonderful example for us all to follow,” said Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino. “Their achievements live up to the prestigious merit of the Golden Harvest Awards. Their outstanding contributions have greatly enhanced the quality of life for seniors and all residents of Westchester County.”
A strong leader in Westchester’s legal community, Mr. Enea is president of the Westchester County Bar Foundation, past chair of the New York State Bar Association’s Elder Law Section, and a former president of the Westchester County Bar Association. He 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. Mr. Enea is also on the Guardianship Advisory Committee of the Office of Court Administration for the State of New York.
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.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; Nursing Home and Home Care Applications; 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, the disabled and their families. Visit the firm online at http://www.esslawfirm.com and http://www.westchesterseniors.com.