2013 Speaking Engagements

Organization: Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Title: "Elder Law Update"
Date: Thursday, November 21, 2013
Location: PBI Professional Development Center, Heinz 57 Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Speaker(s): Karen Timko, CELA
Speaking Topic(s): Protecting the Family Home- Real Estate Issues"

Organization: Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Title: "The Nuts & Bolts of Medicaid Planning"
Date: Wednesday, October 9th, 2013
Location: PBI Professional Development Center, Heinz 57 Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Speaker(s): Caitlin Harper, CELA
Topic: "Medicaid Eligibility Rules"

Organization: PICPA Fall Tax Technical Seminar
Title: Elder Care Planning Update
Date: Monday, October 1st
Location: Koppers Building Conference Center
Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Speaker: Julian E. Gray, CELA

Organization: Ohio Valley "Seniority" Group
Title: Understanding Veterans Benefits
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2013
Location: Ohio Valley General Hospital
Josephine Roseta Auditorium
Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm
Speaker: Julian E. Gray, CELA
Registration:412-777-6195

Organization: Collier Township
Title: Understanding Veterans Benefits
Date: Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
Location: Collier Township Community Room
Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm
Speaker: Cindy Alvear, Esquire
Registration: 412-279-2525

Organization: PHCA/CALM
Title: 2013 PHCA/CALM Annual Convention & Exposition
Date: Monday, September 16th, 2013
Location: Seven Springs Mountain Resort
Time: 10:15am 11:45am
Speaker(s): Julian E. Gray, CELA
Speaking Topic: "Utilizing VA Benefits From Home Care to Skilled Care: A Win-Win Scenario"

Organization: National Business Institute
Date: August 26th, 2013
Location: Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh Southpointe
Speaker: Jennifer Rose, CELA
Speaking Topic(s): "Medicaid Eligibility for Long-term Care"

Organization: Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Title: "Irrevocable Trusts: Drafting with the Right Ingredients"
Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Location: PBI Professional Development Center, Heinz 57 Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Speaker(s): Caitlin E. Harper, CELA
Speaking Topic(s): "What are irrevocable trusts and why use them?"

Organization: Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Title: 16th Annual Elder Law Institute
Date: July 25th & 26th, 2013
Location: Harrisburg Hilton, Harrisburg, PA
Speaker: Karen Timko, CELA
Speaking Topic: "Caring for the Elderly at Home & Through Community Based Services"
Speaker(s): Julian Gray, CELA and Caitlin Harper, CELA
Speaking Topic: "Medicaid Basics: Eligibility, Spousal Issues, Resource Transfers and More"
Speaker: Julian Gray, CELA
Speaking Topic: "Growing Your Elder Law Practice"

Organization: Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Title: "Understanding the Basics of Elder Law"
Date: Friday, March 22, 2013
Location: PBI Professional Development Center, Heinz 57 Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Speaker(s): Karen S. Timko, CELA
Speaking Topic(s): Care Options (In-home Care; Assisted Living; Personal Care and Nursing Homes; and CCRC Contracts)" and "Public Benefits for the Elderly"
Speaker: Caitlin E. Harper, CELA
Topic: "Medicaid Eligibility Rules"

Organization: PHCA/CALM
Title: 6th Annual PHCA/CALM Personal Care & Assisted Living Educational Summit
Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Location: Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey
Time: 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Speaker(s): Julian E. Gray, CELA
Speaking Topic: "VA Benefits Planning of IL through SNF: A Win-Win Scenario"