Membership to The Florida Bar Elder Law Section is open to any licensed attorney interested in the legal issues of the elderly in Florida and Professional Guardians. Membership to the Florida Bar Elder Law Section also is open to law students interested in elder law.

The Elder Law Section exists to:

  • cultivate and promote professionalism, expertise, and knowledge in the practice of law regarding issues affecting the elderly and persons with special needs;
  • advocate on behalf of its members; and
  • perform such other activities as may be necessary and appropriate to fulfill this mission statement.


Florida Bar member dues plus $75 annually for regular membership.
Please contact Program Administrator Emily Young for more information. Member benefits include subscription to The Elder Law Advocate, the opportunity to subscribe to online Medicaid Fair Hearing Reports, and more!

Emily Young, The Florida Bar
651 East Jefferson Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2300
(850) 561-5650

Elder Law Section Application