Join us for the
12th Annual VAELA UnProgram!
February 21-23, 2019
Boar’s Head Resort
Join us for a unique educational experience featuring interactive presentations and facilitated discussion on cutting edge issues of interest to Elder Law Attorneys!
Thursday, February 21
Practice Management Seminar (Optional - Additional Registration Fee Required)
Welcome Reception (VAELA members & spouses only - RSVP required)
Friday, February 22 - Members’ Only Day
This Members’ Only Forum will feature two panel presentations: “Handling Mental Health Issues: a Road Map for Elder Law Attorneys” and “Hot Topics in Special Needs Planning” followed by Member UnProgram discussions.
Saturday, February 24 - Open to VAELA and Non-VAELA Members
Featuring UnProgram Sessions for newer and experienced practitioners including:
New Changes in VA Land
Medicaid Estate Recovery & the New Augmented Estate Act: Real Life Examples
Tips for Drafting 1) Designations of Beneficiary for and 2) a Trust that will be the Beneficiary of an IRA or Retirement Account.
Trust Protectors and the Uniform Directed Trust Act
Medicaid Basic Planning
Basics of Estate Administration
Medicaid Real Estate Potpourri
Ethics of Representing Clients with Diminished Capacity
Mediation in Elder Law
Creditor/Bankruptcy Issues with Senior Clients
Family Law Issues in Elder Law
Special Needs Trusts
What Clients Should Expect When a Case Goes to Litigation
To view the full agenda, click here.
Lodging Reservations: There are a limited number of rooms available at the Boar’s Head Resort for the discounted rate of $170/night plus taxes/fees. For reservation information, please visit 2019 UnProgram Boar’s Head Reservations. Once the room block is filled, reservations will be charged the normal rate IF rooms are available.
A Special Thank You to Our Sponsors!
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