Ms. Meyers is a Member of the firm of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP, having joined the firm as an Associate in July 2007. She concentrates her practice on Elder Law, Trusts & Estates, Special Needs Planning, Guardianships, and long-term care planning strategies, with a focus on Medicaid home care and nursing home. She has been named to the 2013-2019 New York Metro Super Lawyers list in Elder Law.
Prior to Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, Ms. Meyers was a staff attorney at the Sadin Institute on Law of the Brookdale Center on Aging (December 1999 – June 2007) and the New York Legal Assistance Group (September 1995 – December 1999).
Ms. Meyers has authored “Highlights of New York’s Medicaid Law,” NYSBA Senior Lawyer Section, The Senior Lawyer, Summer NYSBA 2019; “Effectively Utilizing the Fair Hearing Process to Establish that a Transfer was a Gift for Medicaid Purposes,” WCBA Newsletter, May 2019; “Using SCPA Article 17-A and MHL Article 81 Guardianships for Disabled Children,” NYSBA Senior Lawyer Section, The Senior Lawyer, Spring 2015; “Medicaid Managed Long Term Care is Coming to Westchester. Are You and Your Clients Ready?,” WCBA Newsletter, January 2013; “Guardianships and Supplemental Needs Trusts (SNT) as planning tools for Parents of Adult Disabled Children,” NYSBA Elder Law and Special Needs Journal, Winter 2012; “An Overview of Medicaid Home Care Options for Seniors,” NYSBA Elder Law Attorney, Winter 2010; “Utilizing Medicaid Home Care as a Solution in a Post-DRA World,” NYSBA Elder Law Attorney, Summer 2007 and WCBA Newsletter, June 2007.
Ms. Meyers is a frequent lecturer for Elder Law Programs sponsored by the New York State and Westchester County Bar Associations. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Elder Law and Special Needs Section (Executive Committee, vice-chair Guardianship Committee and 9th District Delegate; Editor, Elder Law and Special Needs Journal) and Trust and Estates Section, and a member of the Westchester County Bar Association (Co-Chair Guardianship Committee, past Co-Chair of the Elder Law Committee) and is an editor of the Westchester County Bar Journal. She is also a Co-Chair of Westchester County Senior Law Day.
Ms. Meyers has a B.A. in History, cum laude, from Brandeis University and a J.D. from the Cardozo School of Law. She is a volunteer attorney for Legal Services of the Hudson Valley. She is a Trustee of the Board of Directors of the Westchester Day School in Mamaroneck, New York. Sara is also the White Plains coordinator for I-Shine, an after-school program for children living with illness or loss in their homes.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Elder Law, New York Metro Super Lawyers List- Elder Law||2013-2019 New York Metro Super Lawyers List||2019|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2015|
|Super Lawyers Magazine Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2015|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Member||Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano||2007 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Westchester County Bar Association||Adult Guardianship Committee||2020 - Present|
|Westchester County Senior Law Day||Co-Chair||2020 - Present|
|Westchester County Bar Journal||Editor||2020 - Present|
|Westchester County Bar Association, Elder Law Committee||Past Co-chair||2013 - 2013|
|Westchester County Bar Association Newsletter||Effectively Utilizing the Fair Hearing Process to Establish that a Transfer was a Gift for Medicaid Purposes||2019|
|NYSBA Senior Lawyer Section, The Senior Lawyer||Highlights of New York’s Medicaid Law||2019|
|NYSBA Senior Lawyer Section, The Senior Lawyer||Using SCPA Article 17-A and MHL Article 81 Guardianships for Disabled Children||2015|
|WCBA Newsletter||Medicaid Managed Long Term Care is Coming to Westchester. Are You and Your Clients Ready?||2013|
|NYSBA Elder Law and Special Needs Journal||Guardianships and Supplemental Needs Trusts (SNT) as planning tools for Parents of Adult Disabled Children||2012|
|NYSBA Elder Law Attorney||An Overview of Medicaid Home Care Options for Seniors||2010|
|Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law||JD||1995|
|A PRACTICAL UPDATE FOR PRACTITIONERS IN MENTAL HEALTH, PRIMARY CARE, HOME CARE, AND LONG-TERM CARE SETTINGS||The 24th Annual Comprehensive Approach to Dementia||2020|
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