Center for Excellence in Elder Law

Access and Justice for All™

The Center for Excellence in Elder Law was established to meet the increasing need for legal education and research in the field of law and aging. The Center provides legal education to law students, attorneys, and judges in the field of elder and special needs law and produces scholarly research and writing on issues impacting those who are older and/or have special needs.

Students who wish to focus their studies on elder law can apply for acceptance into the concentration in Elder Law. Attorneys who wish to gain knowledge about the practice of elder law can apply for admission to the LL.M. in Elder Law program (applications due by August 1).

For more information, please contact us at elderlaw@law.stetson.edu or 727-562-7393.

Academic Programs

LL.M. in Elder Law
J.D. Certificate of Concentration
Elder Law Courses

Conferences and Events

Who Do I Serve: Ethical Issues in Special Needs Trust Law
Dec. 7, 2016
Webinar

» Past Conferences and Materials

Center for Excellence in Elder Law Resources

Advisory Board
Eleazer Courtroom - Nation's First Elder Friendly Courtroom
Equal Access to Justice, TIPS Videos
Journal of International Aging, Law & Policy
Nondiscrimination Policy (PDF)

2016 Special Needs Trusts Conference

Vinoy Hotel
Celebrating 18 years, the Special Needs Trusts National Conference will provide an in-depth review of major issues presented in the creation, administration and monitoring of special needs trusts.

Oct. 19-21, 2016
Vinoy Renaissance
St. Petersburg, Florida

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