PAELA’s 15th Annual Winter Conference is scheduled for February 23 – 25, 2023 at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort.

To view the Schedule of Events, click here.

Online registration is available for PAELA members on November 1, 2022.  Click here for more information.

Outstanding State Chapter Member Award Recipients

Each year, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys invites Chapters to select a member they believe has made the greatest contribution through their involvement in chapter administration, local level volunteerism, and/or in advancing elder and special needs law in the state.  PAELA’s Member of the Year is selected by past recipients of the Award.

The following is a list of recipients:

2019Robert C. Gerhard, III, Gerhard & Gerhard, P.C.
2018Larry Frolik, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
2017H. Amos Goodall, Steinbacher, Goodall & Yurchak
2016Leslie Wizelman, The Law Office of Leslie Wizelman
2015Dana M. Breslin, Pappano and Breslin
2014Stan Vasiliadis, Vasiliadis & Associates
2013Sally Schoffstall, Schoffstall & Focht, P.C.
2012Linda Anderson, Anderson Elder Law, Media, PA
2011Rob Clofine, The Elder Law Firm of Robert Clofine, York, PA
2011Jeff Marshall, Marshall, Parker & Associates, LLC, Williamsport, PA
2010Kemp Scales, Scales Law Offices, Titusville, PA
2009Marielle Hazen, Hazen Elder Law, Harrisburg, PA