Janis Ann Carney

Also known as Janis A. Carney, Janis Carney

Janis Ann Carney

Elder Law Attorney

Los Gatos, CA





No Misconduct



About Me

I have been a member of Rotary International, serving in two Rotary Clubs, since 1993 and am committed to the ideals of Rotary, especially "Service Above Self". My husband Tom and I enjoy hiking the beautiful mountains trails all around the San Francisco Bay Area and the Lake Tahoe basin. We have taken two amazing hiking vacations in the past: one was the 50 mile High Sierra camps loop trail and...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Elder Law / VA benefit specialist

Posted by: Spencer over 3 years ago.

Janis Carney successfully assisted my father in elder planning with specific preparations to file for VA benefits. Ms. Carney is very knowledgeable...

Caring and Knowledgeable

Posted by: Jane over 3 years ago.

Janis Carney was hired to help with my aunt. My favorite aunt had Alzheimer's and was placed in a care center by her step-son, someone she had never...
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Susana Lannik
Susana Lannik

Newton, MA

8 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer. Janis and I have known each other for close to three years. We work together in a leading lawyers group, and I always look...
Karol A. Bisbee
Karol Bisbee

North Andover, MA

11 months ago

Relationship: Other

Janis is a superb attorney. She has the great ability to analyze a situation and make thoughtful, caring and compassionate reccomendations. She is...
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1990 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2014 – present

Carney Elder Law


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Santa Clara University School of Law


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2014 Northern California Super Lawyer - Elder Law

Northern California Super Lawyers


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1990- present Member

State Bar of California

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2012 Co-Author of Book: Protect Your Family! Don't Write a Blank Check to the Nur$ing Home

Advantage Group Media Publishing

2010 Veterans Pensions vs. SSI and Medi-Cal Similarities, Differences, and Interaction

CANHR Legal Network News

Speaking Engagements

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2014 The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, The Good The Bad and The Ugly

at February meeting of the California Society of CPAs Estates & Trusts Committee

2011 An Overview of Elder Law Matters

at Belmont Village Assisted Living Facility

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