The Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (MassNAELA) is a professional association of attorneys who are dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to individuals as they age and those with special needs in the Commonwealth.

With approximately 450 members, MassNAELA is the largest state chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA).

Members benefit from the unique, cooperative atmosphere of MassNAELA which affords networking and practice development opportunities for elder law and special needs attorneys.

Experienced elder law and special needs attorneys, attorneys new to elder law and special needs, and new attorneys benefit from a sharing of practice tips and strategies, and other ideas for professional development.

Members work closely with other organizations dedicated to serving elders and individuals with special needs and their families. Members are actively engaged in and making legal services more accessible to all clients and can pursue opportunities to influence legal reform and public policy.

As a member of MassNAELA, you become a member of the premier provider of legal advocacy, education, guidance and services in Elder Law and Special Needs in the Commonwealth. Members have access to resources, newsletters, valuable educational programs, and complimentary membership to MassNAELA’s listserv.

Current resources available to members:

  • Cases of Interest
  • MassHealth Fair Hearing Decisions
  • Helpful Links
  • List of Antipsychotic Medications
  • Elder Law Attorney Brochure
  • Bank Rate Monitor Index
  • Important Numbers
  • Current Newsletter
  • Newsletter Archive
  • Public Policy Committee News
  • Litigation Committee News
  • Chapter ByLaws

Members of MassNAELA have opportunities to network with peers, and lead grassroots efforts in advocating for the elderly and individuals with disabilities.

JOIN US and start benefiting from all MassNAELA has to offer.