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Edward Ellis Zetlin Attorney - Arlington, VA -


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Registred for 34 years

Legal troubles

  • Elder Law
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Advance Directive
  • Living Wills
  • Guardianship
  • Conservatorship
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Long Term Care Planning
  • Medicaid Eligibility
  • Nursing Home Placement
  • Public Benefits Practice
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Veteran Benefits
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Estates
  • Estate and Trust Administration
  • Wealth Preservation

Practise Areas

  • Elder Law
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Advance Directive
  • Living Wills
  • Guardianship
  • Conservatorship
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Long Term Care Planning
  • Medicaid Eligibility
  • Nursing Home Placement
  • Public Benefits Practice
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Veteran Benefits
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Estates
  • Estate and Trust Administration
  • Wealth Preservation
Law Firm Position

Member

Admission Info

Admitted in 1985, Virginia
1987, District of Columbia

Start on the Faculty of Law
University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law

Class of 1985
J.D.

University Attended

George Washington University
Class of 1982
M.A.

Bar Fellowship
of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) in 2006, the best honor the Academy bestows for excellence in the practice of elder and disability regulation. Ed served as a Board of Director for NAELA and presided over NAELA's Guardianship/Capacity Section. In Virginia, Ed helped set up the Virginia Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (VAELA). He is a Past President of VAELA and served on its Board for many years.

Ed co-chairs the Arlington County Bar Section on Law and Aging. The Section has met constantly for over two decades.

Ed has taught and written for attorneys, law college students and laymen on a lot of elder law and special needs making plans issues including: Medicaid, Nursing and Assisted Living Contracts and Guardianship/Capacity. He speaks to diverse businesses on loads of subjects consisting of: Medicaid Long-Term Care, Medicaid Waivers for the Disabled; Special Needs Trusts, Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities, Guardianship/Capacity and Estate Planning.

Prior to entering regulation college Edward Zetlin earned a Special Education Degree from George Washington University and worked as a instructor in special education and at process attractions with younger Autistic adults. He earned his regulation degree from University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law.

Ed has lived his entire lifestyles in Northern Virginia and is well connected with corporations that serve the aged and the disabled. He is married to Leda Gottlieb who additionally practices getting old and incapacity law. They have one daughter.

Publications: The Magician, Profile of Shawn Majette, Esq., NAELA News, Volume 22, Issue 4, 2010; Interstate Guardianship: Problems and Solutions, Elder Law Report, Volume XVII, #4, November 2005; Relentless Pursuit: Claims Against Third Parties In Nursing Facility Collection Cases, NAELA Journal (Winter 2005); HIPPA and Guardianship: Answering Questions, NAELA NEWS, Volume sixteen, Issue #2, 2004.

Continuing Legal Education Presentations: "Elder Law Basics" Virginia CLE - 2010; "Standard of Proof: Medical Model or Functional Model" NAELA Public Benefits and Guardianship Institute - 2009; "Guardianship Mock Trial" NAELA Symposium - 2006; "Estate Planning and Drafting Advance Directives" VPLC Annual Conference - 2005; "Guardianship Jurisdictional Issues" NAELA Institute and Joint Conference - Fall 2004; "Guardianship Jurisdictional Issues" National Aging and Law Conference - 2004; "HIPAA and Guardianship" Virginia Guardianship Association - 2004; "Nursing Home Contracts" National Aging and Law Conference - 2003; "Ethical Issues In Elder Law" National Aging and Law Conference - 2002; "Virginia Medicaid" Virginia Guardianship Association - 2002; "Nursing Home & Assisted Living Rights in Virginia" VPLC Annual Conference - 1999; "Ethical Issues for the Elder Law Practitioner" ACBA persevering with criminal training seminar - 1998; "Recent Developments in Estate Planning" Annual Elder Law Seminar for Virginia CLE - 1995; "Representing the Petitioner" Guardianship Seminar for Virginia CLE - 1994; "Elder Abuse" Annual Elder Law Seminar for Virginia CLE - 1993.