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Jennifer B. Cona - Melville, NY

225 Broadhollow RoadSuite 200 Melville, NY 11747

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Updated: 01/08/2024

Melville Elder Law Lawyer

About Jennifer B. Cona

Practice Areas

  • Elder Law

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Founder and Managing Partner

Languages

  • English

Qualifications

Specialties and Certifications

  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
  • Accredited by the Department of Veterans Affairs

Other Affiliations

  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
  • Founder and Chair, Advanced Elder Law Focus Group
  • New York State Bar Association, Elder Law and Trusts & Estates Sections (Member)
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Elder Law Committee
  • Suffolk County Bar Association, Elder Law Section

Education

  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut
    Juris Doctor
    Honors: With Honors
  • William Smith College
    Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: cum laude
    Honors: With High Honors

Pro Bono Activities

  • Chair, Board of Trustees, Long Island Alzheimer’s and Dementia Center (LIAD)
  • Board Member, United Way of Long Island
  • Founder, GDGC Charitable Events
  • Founder and Co-Chair, Senior Dreams Come True
  • Past Board Member, Visiting Nurse Association of Long Island
  • Legal Advisory Board, Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF)

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Jennifer B. Cona

Included on the 2024 New York Metro list


Past Lists

  • 2023 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2022 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 New York Metro Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 New York Metro Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Jennifer B. Cona on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • Best Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Leadership in Law
  • Long Island Business Hall of Fame
  • Top 50 Women in Business Hall of Fame
  • New York Law Journal’s Top Women in Law (Inaugural Class)
  • Outstanding Women in Law (Inaugural Class)
  • Who’s Who in Healthcare Law
  • Smart CEO Brava Award
  • Power Women in Business
  • Top 10 Legal Eagle
  • Top 50 Women in Business
  • Outstanding Pro Bono Attorney
  • 40 Under 40 Rising Stars
  • Who’s Who in Women in Professional Service
  • 10.0 Avvo Rating
  • AV Preeminent

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Office Information

Address

225 Broadhollow RoadSuite 200 Melville, NY 11747

Fax

  • 631-390-5001

Accepts Credit Cards

Yes

Publication

Articles

  • Death of a Gun Owner: Criminal Liability for an Heir? (New York Law Journal)
  • Managed Medicaid: Burdensome Appeal Process Coming Soon (Nassau Lawyer)
  • Elder Law Roundup: What’s in Store for 2018 (Suffolk Lawyer)
  • Healthcare for Seniors: Now is the Time to Act (Long Island Business News)
  • Protecting Assets: What Seniors and Their Loved Ones Need to Know (Anton Media)
  • Elder Care Expands in New York: Will it Be Enough? (Long Island Business News)
  • Accessing a Loved One’s Medical Records: The Intersection of HIPAA and the Family Health Care Decisions Act (The Suffolk Lawyer)
  • End-of-Life Decisions for Incapacitated Adults: Caught Between a Conflict of Laws (New York Law Journal)
  • Promissory Notes: Know What You Don’t Know (Suffolk Lawyer)
  • Re-Thinking Law Firm Culture: Blending Attorney Values with Client Demands and Demographic Realities (New York Law Journal)
  • Protecting Residents: Should Nursing Homes Bring Guardianship Proceedings (Nassau Lawyer)
  • Medicaid and Promissory Notes: The Challenge Continues (Suffolk Lawyer)
  • Promissory Notes and Medicaid Planning: A Last Bastion of Asset Transfers Following Changes in Federal Law (New York Law Journal)
  • Advocating for Twenty-Four Hour Split-Shift Home Care: Building Your Case at Fair Hearing (NYSBA Elder Law Attorney)
  • Medicaid Reform and the Deficit Reduction Act: What Attorneys Need to Know (Nassau Lawyer)
  • When Planning for Medicaid Leads to Estate Litigation (New York Law Journal)
  • Beware of the Deficit Reduction Act: What Accountants Need to Know (CPA Wealth Provider)
  • Spreading the Risk: Managed Medicaid Home Care (Nassau Lawyer)
  • Promissory Notes and Medicaid Planning: Not for the Weak at Heart (New York Law Journal)
  • ​Family Health Care Decisions Act: A Surrogate Decision-Making Framework (Nassau Lawyer)
  • Shielding Assets for Medicaid: The Note and Loan Strategy (Long-Term Living Magazine)
  • Putting an End to the Statistical Games in Medicaid Home Care Cases (Suffolk Lawyer)
  • Death Before Determination: Securing Retroactive Medicaid Home Care Benefits (NYSBA Elder Law Attorney)
  • ​Innovative Medicaid Planning Strategy – Note and Loan (Suffolk Lawyer)
  • Special Needs Trusts: The Basics for Personal Injury Attorneys (Nassau Lawyer)
  • Special Needs Planning - Understanding Special Needs Trusts and Guardianships
  • Health Care Proxy: A Must For Parents With College-Age Children

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