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Elder Law: Books & Other Materials

Last Updated: Oct 26, 2018 10:15 AM


Lay Guides

New York

  • Coyle & Haman, New York Power of Attorney Handbook: With Forms KFN 5336 C69 1997 (NY Alcove)
  • Goldfarb, New York Guide to Tax, Estate & Financial Planning for the Elderly KFN 5111 A33 G65 1999. Also via Lexis (law students only)
  • Kassoff, Elder Law and Guardianship in New York KFN 5111 A33 K37 (NY Alcove, Koren AV). Also via Westlaw (law students only)
  • NYSBA, Guardianship Practice in New York State KFN 5134 G84 1997 (NY Alcove)
  • PLI, New York Elder Law KFN 5111 A33 N488 1995 (NY Alcove). Also via Westlaw (law students only)
  • Russo & Rachlin, New York Elder Law and Special Needs Practice KFN 5111 A33 N485 (Also NY Alcove, Koren AV). Also via Westlaw (law students only) 

Practitioners' Handbooks


CCH, Medicare and Medicaid Guide KF 3608 A4 M43 (Also Looseleaf Coll)

Margolis, The ElderLaw Portfolio Series KF 390 A4 E429 1993

  1. Practical Aspects of Managing an Elder Law Practice
  2. Medicaid Eligibility
  3. Medicaid Trusts: Self-Settled and Spousal-Settled Trusts
  4. Tax Implications of Transfers of Assets
  5. Housing Options
  6. Medicare
  7. Guardianship: Its Nature and Basic Processes
  8. Long-Term Care Insurance: Its Role in the Elder law Practice
  9. Medicaid: Strategies for Resource Planning
  10. Planning for Retirement Benefit Distributions
  11. Medicaid Trusts: Estate Planning Using Non-Medicaid Disqualifying Self-Settled Trusts
  12. Rights of Long-Term Care Facility Residents
  13. Nursing Home Litigation