Our Experienced Lawyers

Meet Our Northern New Jersey Team

When your legal concerns are family-based, it is important to find an attorney who has experience handling matters similar to yours. At The Law Offices of Brenda McElnea, whose main office is located in West Orange, we have over 30 years of experience helping clients in Essex County and throughout northern and central New Jersey with their elder law and disability matters, as well as estate planning and administration matters.

Because our team focuses on elder law, disability and special needs matters, we are able to stay current with the constantly changing laws. Attorney Brenda McElnea is a Certified Elder Law Attorney by the ABA-approved National Elder Law Foundation and has been cited as a 2010 Super Lawyer, as seen in New Jersey Magazine and New Jersey Lawyer publications. She is also an influential member of various elder law organizations including current chair at the Essex County Bar Association's Elder/Disability Law Section and past chair of the New Jersey State Bar Association's Elder/Disability Law Section. She is the author of the Guardianship and Conservatorship chapter of the New Jersey Elder and Disability Law Practice, published by the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Education. She is also the author of the Medicaid and of the Estate Planning sections of the Essex County Bar Association's Disability Law, and A Legal Primer.

Learn more about our firm members' professional involvement and history by following the links below:

Additional Personnel

Lorraine Tucker, Paralegal
Louise Trabka , Paralegal

Discuss your situation with one of our experienced lawyers, contact us online or call 866-241-8477. We represent clients with elder law planning, special needs planning, guardianships and conservatorships, and estate planning and administration matters.