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The University of Alabama School of Law
OR attend by Live Webcast
6 MCLE Credit Hours, including 1 Ethics Hour
Exponential growth in the senior population, accompanied by an increase in programs and benefits, has created a rapidly expanding need for legal assistance for the elderly. Whatever your area of practice, this seminar will provide you with the essential information and practical strategies you need to protect your clients.
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Handout materials will be provided in electronic format. At least 48 hours prior to the seminar you will receive a link for downloading the materials.
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Before you register for the in-person seminar: CAMPUS FACEMASK POLICY! please note that under current University policy, all individuals (regardless of vaccination status) are required to wear face masks while inside campus academic buildings and classrooms – this includes the law school. You will be required to wear your face mask at all times while in the building. The webcast is a good option for those who find wearing a facemask for extended periods uncomfortable.
This policy is subject to change, future updates will be posted here – please check back.
8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast Buffet
Presider: Lynn Campisi, Campisi Law PC, Birmingham
8:30 Medicaid Basics: Eligibility Issues
Connie L. Glass
Elder Law Firm of Connie Glass PC, Huntsville
9:30 Medicaid Trusts: A Primer on What Should You Use and When?
Carney Dye LLC, Birmingham
10:30 Designing the Perfect Beneficiary Designation
John Brister Burns
Estate & Elder Care Law PLLC, Decatur
10:45 Refreshment Break
10:55 Ethics for the Elder Law Attorney: General Considerations
Hugh M. Lee
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
11:25 Ethics for the Elder Law Attorney: Specific Scenarios
Thomas Ryan Jr.
Ryan Hicks Cumpton & Cumpton LLP, Huntsville
11:55 Lunch on your own
12:55 Medicaid Basics for the General Practitioner
Lynn Campisi and Jennifer Q. Griffin
Campisi Law PC, Birmingham
2:10 Refreshment Break
2:20 Medicaid Basics for the Divorce Attorney
Christen Butler, Alexandra Priester, and Judy Shepura
Dominick Feld Hyde PC, Birmingham
3:20 Recent Developments
Clayton K. Davis
Davis & Associates, Dothan