William and Mary Law School

Elder Law Career Guide

Last updated by Michael Umberger
November 2013 



Advising the Elderly Client, by A. Kimberley Dayton, Julie Ann Garber, Robert A. Mead, and Molly M. Wood, St. Paul, MN: Thomson/West, last updated 2012. Available in Westlaw (password required).

Mastering Elder Lawby Ralph C. Brashier, Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 2010. Law Reserves KF390.A4 B73 2010.   



Kate Mewhinney, The Human Touch: Clinical Teaching of Elder Law, 40 Stetson Law Review 151 (2010).  

Sherry Karabin, The Changing Population Creates a Growing Niche for Lawyers, Chicago Lawyer, November 1, 2011.


Elder Law Journal (1993-present)

Marquette Elder's Advisor (1999-present)

NAELA Journal (2009-present)
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American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging http://www.americanbar.org/groups/law_aging.html

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys http://www.naela.org/

National Elder Law Foundation Provides Certified Elder Law Attorney credential. http://www.nelf.org/

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