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Ms. Anderson is the principal of Anderson Elder Law in Media, PA, and concentrates her practice in the area of elder law matters. Ms. Anderson is a certified elder law attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation and is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. She is an Accredited VA Attorney, and is a member of the Special Needs Alliance as well as the Life Care Planning Law Firms Association. She has been selected for inclusion in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® since 2004, and one of the top 50 female lawyers inPennsylvania since 2007, in elder law. Ms. Anderson is a past Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Elder Law Section (2009) and Co-Chair of the Delaware County Bar Association’s Elder Law Committee. In addition, she serves on the Board of Directors for the Pennsylvania Association of Elder Law Attorneys. She has served on the board of directors of Horizons Unlimited Geriatric Education Association and is a frequent course planner and lecturer on the topics of elder law, estate planning and long term care planning. Ms. Anderson received her Master’s in taxation fromVillanovaUniversity and graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law.


Practice areas


  1. Elder Law: 32%
    30 years
  2. Estate Planning: 32%
    30 years
  3. Trusts: 31%
    30 years
  4. Medicaid & Medicare: 5%



Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michele L Muldoon

    Our Elder Law practice in Delaware has referred many clients to Linda for their Pennsylvania matters, and they have all been very happy. She is an expert in her field, compassionate and has a wonderful demeanor.


    Michele Muldoon Elder law Attorney
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Contact info

Anderson ElderLaw

206 Old State Street
Media, PA, 19063


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2011
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2010
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2009
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2008
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2008
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2007
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2006
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2005
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner/Managing Attorney at Anderson Elder LawAnderson Elder Law1986 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMemberN/A
Delaware County Bar AssociationCo-chairN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationChair, Elder Law Section2008 - 2011
Publication nameTitleDate
Elder Law for ProfessionalsElder Law for Professionals2011
Elder Law SecretsElder Law Secrets2011
See BelowSee BelowN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Francisco School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Sarah Lawrence CollegeLiberal ArtsN/A1980
Villanova UniversityTaxationMA - MastersN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The QuadrangleAdvance Directives2012
Robert Wood Johnson FoundationProgram at University of Pennsylvania2012
Devon Manor PARC and Senior HelpersNavigating the Maze of Elder Law2012
Delaware County Community College & COSAElder Law Week Workshop: Navigating the Elder Law Maze2012
Delaware County Bar Association AuditoriumElder Law & Orphans' Court CLE Seminar2012
Various Long Term Care FacilitiesVeterans Under Attack2011
Elder Law UpdateElder Law Update2011
VariousEstate & Elder LawN/A