The Elder Law Committee provides education to members of the Bar and the public on issues affecting the elderly and those with disabilities, monitors legislation and proposes statutory changes.


Committee Goals

  • Provide education to members of the Bar and to the public on issues that affect the elderly and people with disabilities.
  • Plan a seminar on Elder Law and plan an Elder Law related seminar at the Bar Convention.
  • Monitor, study, evaluate and express comments and develop proposed legislation to the Bar that affects the elderly, those with disabilities and/or vulnerable adults.
  • Explore, monitor, and participate in projects that affect the elderly and people with disabilities.
  • Continue to develop benefits to attract and retain members.
  • Develop relationships with other advocacy groups for the elderly and people with disabilities.
Contact

Committee Chair:
Andrew J. Atkins
(803) 733-3433
atkins@millenderelderlaw.com


Staff Contact:
Caitlin Watson
(803) 799-6653, ext. 182
cwatson@scbar.org