Wendy H. Sheinberg, Esq. Elder Law and Estate Planning Attorney

wendy sheinbergWendy H. Sheinberg is a partner with the law firm of Davidow, Davidow, Siegel and Stern, LLP and concentrates in the areas of Guardianship, Elder Law, Trust and Estate Planning and Trust and Estate Administration.  She has presented at numerous seminars on Elder Law and Estate Planning, Senior Housing and on Probate and Estate Administration and has lectured for the New York State Bar Association, the Nassau County Bar Association and many other notable local civic and religious groups.

Ms. Sheinberg has published articles in the New York State Bar Association Law Journal, the University of South Dakota Law Review, the NAELA Quarterly, Senior News and the Journal of the Nassau County Bar Association.  Ms. Sheinberg has given press interviews on radio and has been quoted in such notable publications and news services as U.S. News and World Reports, the New York Times, Newsday and Dow Jones Newswire.

 

Background

Ms. Sheinberg has been certified by the National Elder Law Foundation as a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA)* and has completed the Guardianship Training at the Samuel Sadin Institute on Law of the Brookdale Center on Aging at Hunter College.

She was selected as a Fellow of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA). Selection as a Fellow is the highest honor bestowed by the Academy. Election as a Fellow signifies that his/her peers recognize the lawyer as a model for others, and as an exceptional lawyer and leader. Selection as a Fellow acknowledges the highest degree of commitment to serving older persons and people with special needs.

Martindale-Hubbell recognizes Wendy H. Sheinberg as an AV® rated attorney. An AV® certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment – a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.

Ms. Sheinberg has repeatedly been named one of the top elder law attorneys in the New York Metro area by Super Lawyers. In December 2012, she was recognized as one of the top women attorneys in the New York Metro area by Super Lawyers.

Associations

awardMs. Sheinberg is a past member of the Board of Directors of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and an Officer of the Board of Directors of the Long Beach Lawyers’ Association. She is a member the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) the New York State Bar Association: Elder Law Section and a member of the Irish American Bar Association of New York. Ms. Sheinberg is admitted to the Bar in New York State and Connecticut and is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts of the Eastern and Southern Districts.

*CELA (Certified Elder Law Attorney)

Although not a requirement, Wendy H. Sheinberg has taken the additional steps necessary to become a Certified Elder Law Attorney.  This certification is awarded after passing a six hour exam and satisfying strict criteria by The National Elder Law Foundation, which is not affiliated with any governmental authority, but is recognized by the ABA (American Bar Association).  New York State does not mandate that this certification is necessary to practice law and feels that it does not necessarily indicate greater competence than other attorneys experienced in this field of law.

However, successfully completing the process of becoming a Certified Elder Law attorney, although not required, clearly illustrates the depth of Ms. Sheinberg’s dedication and commitment to this area of the law.  Her knowledge, expertise and experience are constantly fine tuned and expanded, ensuring quality legal advice which leads to lasting solutions for her much valued clients.

Connect With Wendy

Wendy H. Sheinberg, Esq. CELA
Partner at Davidow, Davidow, Siegel and Stern, LLP
Phone: 516-222-7720
www.sheinberglaw.com
Like Wendy on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/sheinberglaw and follow her on Twitter @wendysheinberg

 

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