Bailey Selected as an ABA Top 40 Young Lawyer

Elder Law of East Tennessee’s Bailey Schiermeyer Selected as American Bar Association’s Top 40 Young Lawyers Honoree (National Award) July 8, 2019, (Knoxville, Tennessee) – On June 28, 2019 The American Bar Association named its Top 40 Young Lawyers of 2019, recognizing young lawyer members who exemplify a broad range of high achievement, innovation, vision, leadership, […]

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New Office Location in Johnson City, TN

June 12, 2019, (Knoxville, TN) – Elder Law of East Tennessee (ELET) announces the opening of their second office in Johnson City, TN starting on July 1, 2019. Since 2009, ELET has served clients throughout the eastern Tennessee region. The convenience of the new Johnson City location will lessen the strain on families that have […]

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Celebrating Jill Shoffner During National Social Work Month

ELET Social Worker, Jill Shoffner Jill Shoffner isn’t necessarily the first person you notice when you walk into a room. Her presence and personality don’t jump out and grab you; she’s comfortable sitting in the background and listening to the buzz of conversation around her, absorbing others’ thoughts and weighing their perspectives. But when the […]

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ELET Serves Our Community

The three pillars of our mission at ELET are honesty, respect, and compassion.  Those aren’t just words.  Several years ago our team identified those as our core values, and they are at the heart of everything we do. Lately we have been especially focused on the third pillar:  compassion.  We practice compassion daily with our […]

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ELET Partners with Financial Planning Association of East Tennessee

This September, Elder Law of East Tennessee joined the Financial Planning Association (FPA) of East Tennessee as a professional partner.  FPA partners are companies who do not necessarily offer financial planning themselves but whose services dovetail with financial planning.  As a partner, we participate in meetings, events, and continuing education with FPA members (who do […]

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Cha-Cha-Changes: ELET Staff Stay Informed Through Continuing Education

At Elder Law of East Tennessee, we promote proactive planning strategies to help our clients predict changes that may occur over time and avoid care and financial crisis situations.  Part of the way we achieve consistently good outcomes for our clients is by cultivating the same attitude within our team.  The fields of law, elder […]

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Elder Law of East Tennessee Announces Formation of New PLLC

Bailey Morgan Schiermeyer, JD and Julia Keck Price, JD joined Certified Elder Law Attorney Amelia Crotwell as members of Elder Law of East Tennessee, PLLC, a new company formed as of January 1, 2018. We are excited to announce this new stage in the growth of our firm and in the professional lives of our […]

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Jill Shoffner, LCSW, Joins National Association of Social Workers

Jill Shoffner, Elder Care Coordinator Manager at Elder Law of East Tennessee, joined the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) this month.  With 132,000 members, NASW is the world’s largest membership organization of professional social workers.  Its missions is “to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, […]

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Amelia Crotwell, CELA, Named to Special Needs Alliance

Attorney Amelia Crotwell, owner and founder of Elder Law of East Tennessee, has been selected as the newest member of the Special Needs Alliance. Established in 2002, the Special Needs Alliance (SNA) is a national, non-profit collective of many of America’s leading disability and public benefits attorneys. Currently in 48 states, SNA members work to […]

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ELET Makes New Home in Historic Building

Since 2010, Elder Law of East Tennessee has been helping East Tennessee families to find creative and comprehensive solutions to the legal, financial, and care challenges of aging. In addition to offering traditional elder law services like estate planning and asset protection planning, ELET was the first law firm in East Tennessee to offer Life […]

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