FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Boca Raton, Fla. (6/10/20) – Elder Law Associates PA, headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla., is pleased to announce that its partners, Ellen S. Morris, Esq. and Howard S. Krooks, Esq., CELA, CAP, have been selected by their peers as Florida Super Lawyers for 2020. In addition, Mr. Krooks has received the New York Super Lawyers designation for 2020. Both Ms. Morris and Mr. Krooks have consistently received this honor for more than 10 years.
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Ms. Morris is a top-rated elder law attorney assisting clients with estate and trust litigation, elder law, estate planning, guardianship and probate issues. She has been a Florida licensed attorney since 1990, and has been selected to Super Lawyers every year since 2009. “I’m honored to be selected by my peers as a Super Lawyer,” Ms. Morris said. “It’s exciting to be included as part of the top 5% of attorneys in the state and recognized for our firm’s work on elder law. We strive to give families peace of mind.”
Mr. Krooks, licensed to practice law in both Florida and New York, is a top-rated elder law attorney and has been selected to Super Lawyers in Florida and New York since 2007. He assists clients with elder law, special needs planning, estate planning, Medicaid and long-term care planning, VA benefits planning, and probate and trust & estate administration issues. “It’s a great honor to be recognized by my peers for our firm’s elder law and special needs planning work.”
About Ellen S. Morris, Esq.
Ms. Morris is a partner and founder of Elder Law Associates PA, a practice devoted to serving seniors, people with disabilities and special needs and their families as they navigate the complexities of long-term care planning and litigation related to guardianships, estates, trusts and fiduciaries. She is the chairperson of the Litigation Committee of the Elder Law Section and co-chair of the Joint Public Policy Task Force for the Elderly and Disabled on the Elder Law Section of the Florida Bar, and was past chair of the Elder Law Section for six years and held every executive council position of the Florida Bar. She also serves as co-chair of the Elder Law Section of the South Palm Beach County Bar Association. She has been named to Florida Super Lawyers from 2009-2020, is listed as a Florida Legal Elite, and has a 10.0 (Excellent) rating from Avvo, and is AV® Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
Mr. Krooks is a partner of Elder Law Associates PA and is admitted to practice law in Florida and New York. He is certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation and a past president of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) and New York Chapter of NAELA. He also serves on the Executive Council of The Florida Bar Elder Law Section as the Substantive Vice Chair. He was selected as a Florida Super Lawyer and a New York Super Lawyer for 2020, is listed as a Florida Legal Elite, and has a 10.0 (Excellent) rating from Avvo. In addition, he is AV® Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
About Elder Law Associates PA
Elder Law Associates PA is a prestigious elder law firm with offices in Boca Raton, Aventura, Weston and West Palm Beach, Fla., and Rye Brook, New York, practicing exclusively in elder law and elder law litigation, including estate planning, probate and trust & estate administration and litigation, wills and trusts, Medicaid and long-term care planning, veterans’ benefits planning, special needs planning, guardianship and asset preservation planning. The firm has received an AV® Preeminent peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell and other accolades, including receiving the Legal Elite Award from US Business News as Best Elder and Special Needs Law Specialist – Florida for 2020. Elder Law Associates PA assists clients in planning for the possibility of disability, incapacity, home health care, assisted living and/or nursing home placement. Elder Law Associates PA’s attorneys offer expert legal counsel with a keen understanding of the needs of families, giving them peace of mind in difficult situations. For more details, visit https://elderlawassociates.com/ or call 1-800-ELDERLAW or (561) 750-3850.