VAELA 2016 Annual Meeting

Charlottesville, Virginia
Monday, June 13, 2016
VAELA 2016 Annual Meeting
Monday, June 13, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:45 PM (Eastern Time)

Boar's Head Inn
200 Ednam Drive
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
United States

Map and Directions

Registrations received after June 3 will incur a late fee


 8:00 am - 9:45 am

New(ish) to Elder Law? Or want a refresher on Contested Guardianships and the Medicaid Application Process? Join VAELA for a special training opportunity on these basics!
Click here for more information.
Training led by Vera Golenzer, Esq., Valerie Geiger, Esq., Rhona Levine, Esq., & Veronica Williams, Esq.

 9:30 am - 10:00 am Registration for Annual Meeting and Continental Breakfast 
 10:00 am - 11:30 am Locked Down: Practical Information Security for Lawyers - Sharon Nelson, Esq., President of Sensei Enterprises & John Simek, Vice President of Sensei Enterprises 
 11:30 am - 11:45 am Break, Visit Sponsor & Exhibitors 
 11:45 am - 12:15 pm Business Meeting; Committee Reports
 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch Sponsored by Lifematters
 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm Legislative Update - Kathy Pryor, Esq. & Elizabeth Bircher, Esq.
 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm Break; Visit Sponsor & Exhibitors
 2:15 pm - 4:15 pm A Discussion on High Profile Guardianship Cases & Lessons Learned - Bart Barton, Esq.; Cary Cucinelli, Esq.; Martha Franklin, Esq. (Invited) & Ken Labowitz,Esq.
Moderator: Margaret O'Reilly, CELA
Includes 15 minute break to visit Sponsor & Exhibitors
 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm Member Discussion: Issues of the Day

The Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board approved the 2016 Annual Meeting for 4.0 credit hours including (1.5) credit hours for Ethics.

To join VAELA, please visit

VAELA thanks the following:

Annual Meeting Sponsor

Annual Meeting Exhibitors

BrightStar Care of Richmond

Caring Considerations

Conquer the Clutter

GeroPartners, LLC

Home Care Assistance

IKOR of Northern Virginia

MEMBERS Trust Company

Oasis Senior Advisors

Virginia PACE Alliance

Registrants, facilitators, vendors and guests attending VAELA events agree they may be photographed, videotaped and/or recorded during the event. The photographic, video and recorded materials are the sole property of VAELA and VAELA reserves the right to use attendees' names and likenesses in promotional materials or for any other legitimate purpose without providing monetary compensation.


Contact Information

  • Patty McSherry
    VAELA Executive Director

Payment Instructions

  • Registration Rates
    VAELA members & their staff: $100.00 per registrant
    Non-VAELA attorneys: $125.00 per registrant
    Registration for the New Elder Law Attorney Training is an additional $25.00.
    Payment for all registrations is due by June 6, 2016.
    Registrations made after June 3, 2016, will be charged an additional $50 late fee. 

    Payment by credit card may be made via this website during the registration process.

    To pay by check:  Please include name of registrant(s) on check.
    Make check payable to "VAELA" and submit to:

     P.O. Box 6423
     Newport News, VA  23606


    A registration fee refund will be processed only if the registrant has cancelled registration no later than Thursday, June 2, 2016.  There is a $25 cancellation service charge which will be deducted from the registration fee; the remainder of the registration fee will be refunded no later than July 1, 2016.
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