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Kenneth Vercammen & Associates
A Law Office with Experienced Attorneys for Your New Jersey Legal Needs
2053 Woodbridge Ave.
Edison NJ 08817

Nuts & Bolts of Elder Law & Estate Administration Seminar

Nuts & Bolts of Elder Law & Estate Administration Seminar  2015

 April 20  5:00 PM- 9:00 PM NJ Law Center

     Includes a 240 + page book, plus CD with sample forms, documents & checklists! and dinner


-KENNETH A. VERCAMMEN, ESQ. Co-Chair, ABA Estate Planning & Probate Committee, Past GP Solo Section Attorney of the Year

Past NJSBA Municipal Court Practitioner of the Year  Edison, NJ

-WILLIAM P. ISELE, ESQ. Past NJ Ombudsman for the Elderly

-MARTIN A. SPIGNER, ESQ. Law Office of Martin A. Spigner, Cranbury


$170.00 General   Tuition, reduced fee for NJSBA Elder & Disability Law Section and NJSBA Young Lawyers Division
 [Free for Superior Court Judges] Seminar # S159-00S5

NJSBA Member Price is reduced – To qualify for this reduced price, you must provide your NJSBA Member# at the time you place your order. If you place your order without providing your NJSBA Member#, you will be charged the regular price.

          More details contact New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education The non-profit continuing education service of The New Jersey State Bar Association  Constitution Square, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-1520 
Phone: (732) 214-8500 • Fax: (732)249-0383 • CustomerService@njicle.com

         Elder law continues to offer the legal profession a booming opportunity for growth. As your current clients continue to grow older, you need to position yourself to be able to offer them and their families the legal services required by the elderly in today’s society. Or, you may be looking for lucrative areas in which to expand your current practice, including administering their estates.

This practical program is designed to provide the nuts and bolts of elder law practice & estate administration practice to general practitioners and young lawyers, as well as to more experienced lawyers seeking to expand into this field. A highly authoritative and experienced panel of elder law attorneys & estate planners will share proven techniques and experience it would take you years to gather on your own. You’ll also gain insight on how Federal Medicaid Reform will impact your practice.

Everything you need to know about elder law & estate administration including:

• Why Have a Will? - Gathering information; standard provisions; designation of fiduciaries; protective clauses; sample forms; Ethics - who is the client?

• Powers of Attorney - Types of POAs; what should be included; why clients need them; POAs and Living Wills; sample forms

• Living Trusts (Revocable/Irrevocable) as an Estate Planning Tool - Why it should be used; Ethics - who is the client?; disadvantages; revocable vs. irrevocable; Insurance Trusts; sample forms

• Basic Tax Considerations - Jointly-held property; “I love you” Will; no Will at all; insurance owned by client; unlimited marital deduction; estate planning in the testamentary document; sample forms/letters

• Estate Administration - New Probate Law in New Jersey - Probate process; duties of executor/fiduciary; gathering of assets; tax returns; tax waivers; access to property; sample forms/checklists

• Medicaid Planning in Light of Federal Medicaid Reform - Countable assets of Medicaid applicant; income cap/Medical needy standard; look-back period; transfers of property; personal residence; Medicaid estate recovery rules; probate; undue influence; competency
…and more


         NJ CLE INFORMATION: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 4.6 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 1.2 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism.

         Presented in cooperation with the NJSBA Elder & Disability Law Section and NJSBA Young Lawyers Division



Materials in 240 page Book provided to all attendees



1 New Client schedule appointment 

2 Confidential Will Questionnaire

3 Will bill


5. Doctor Cert sign POA, will Dr

6 Thank you for Referral



9 Referral Out  Another Atty fax

10 No rep

11 Recommend Will to Cl

12 Post WILL

13 Client questionnaire end case

14 POA Grantor Now



15 Wills article

16 POA Power of Attorney- article

17 LIVING WILLS article

18 Gay Lesbian No estate planning article

19 Letter of Instruction article

20 Remove Executor

21 Alzheimer, POA Guardianship

22 ANSWERS to Questions Probate

23 Estate Planning 10 Ideas

24 Executor Duties

25 Prenuptial Ag

26 Undue Influence article



27 Attorney- Client Confidentiality

28  Pick up Docs

29 Executor to Pay and Notify Creditors   REVISED

30 NJlaws website & articles

31 Trusts

32 Caveat to Will  

33 NJWillsProbateLaw.com







40 INTESTACY Article

41 If no Will article

42 Probate Release Refund Bond

43  Lincoln 17- no charge

44 Guardianship bill


46 WILL - sign front notary

47 Confidentiality Lt to Client

48 Elective Share of Spouse

49 Will Signing

50   ABA Aging and Law Networking Call March 2014 Call Notes

51  WINTER 2014 Estate Planning Probate  Report Solo GP ABA




55 SPRING 2014 Estate Planning Probate  Report Solo GP ABA

56 Free Office Space for Attorney .doc

57 We need email address short


ADD FOR 2015

Letter of Last Instruction form.doc

RETAINER contested Probate


Additional documents for CD


beni  w release & refunding copy.doc

Cl  w release refund bond copy.doc

Cm Probate_Disc_Rent

CM to switch replace Executor copy.doc

Comp- Remove Exec, account

Complaint Guardianship

Condolences, sympathy new Will

Estate Planning Ques

Guardianship Cert of Legal Fees

Guardianship Judgment

Guardianship Questionnaire

Inherit w L-9 L9

Inherit. Tax Bureau Filing Lt

Med Auth HIPAA no name

Mid Clerk w Deed

Mid Clerk w waiver

Probate Q-Inherit  Quest

Probate RETAINER   ESTATE copy.doc

Probate_cm-OR caveat admit Will

Release and Refunding Bond

Renunciation  Administrat

RENUNCIATION by Beni for Executor


RETAINER contested Probate


01A Client w_Retainer notPI


Will not signed

Will- Estate Planning-  consult bill

Revocation of Previous Wills and Powers of Attorney

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Will forms

1 H US-W & TR Will.doc

1 Wife-w_TR Will.doc


2 dad- Will.doc

2 mom-C  Will.doc

3 Man-Misc Will.doc

3 Woman -Misc Will.doc


4 WIFE-NO TR .doc

5 Codicil

5 HUS-Uni. Credit Trust Will.doc

5 WIFE-Uni Credit Trust W.doc

6  Power of Attorney.doc


8 Child power of attorney.doc

99  If no children and no beni.doc 


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Kenneth Vercammen is the Managing Attorney at Kenneth Vercammen & Associates in Edison, NJ. He is a New Jersey trial attorney has devoted a substantial portion of his professional time to the preparation and trial of litigated matters. He has appeared in Courts throughout New Jersey each week for litigation and contested Probate hearings.

Mr. Vercammen has published over 125 legal articles in national and New Jersey publications on elder law, probate and litigation topics. He is a highly regarded lecturer on litigation issues for the American Bar Association, NJ ICLE, New Jersey State Bar Association and Middlesex County Bar Association. His articles have been published in noted publications included New Jersey Law Journal, ABA Law Practice Management Magazine, and New Jersey Lawyer.

He is chair of the Elder Law Committee of the American Bar Association General Practice Division. He is also Editor of the ABA Estate Planning Probate Committee Newsletter and also the Criminal Law Committee newsletter. Mr. Vercammen is a recipient of the NJSBA- YLD Service to the Bar Award. And past Winner "General Practice Attorney of the Year" from the NJ State Bar Association. He is a 22 year active member of the American Bar Association. He is also a member of the ABA Real Property, Probate & Trust Section.

He established the NJlaws website which includes many articles on Elder Law. Mr. Vercammen received his B.S., cum laude, from the University of Scranton and his J.D. from Widener/Delaware Law School, where he was the Case Note Editor of the Delaware Law Forum, a member of the Law Review and the winner of the Delaware Trial Competition.


Edison Adult School -Wills, Elder Law & Probate- 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002 [inc Edison TV], 2001, 2000,1999,1998,1997
Nuts & Bolts of Elder Law - NJ Institute for Continuing Legal Education/ NJ State Bar ICLE/NJSBA 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2000, 1999, 1996
Elder Law and Estate Planning- American Bar Association Miami 2007
Elder Law Practice, New Ethical Ideas to Improve Your Practice by Giving Clients What They Want and Need American Bar Association Hawaii 2006
South Plainfield Seniors- New Probate Law 2005, East Brunswick Seniors- New Probate Law 2005
Old Bridge AARP 2002; Guardian Angeles/ Edison 2002; St. Cecilia/ Woodbridge Seniors 2002;
East Brunswick/ Halls Corner 2002;
Linden AARP 2002
Woodbridge Adult School -Wills and Estate Administration -2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996
Woodbridge Housing 2001; Metuchen Seniors & Metuchen TV 2001; Frigidare/ Local 401 Edison 2001; Chelsea/ East Brunswick 2001, Village Court/ Edison 2001; Old Bridge Rotary 2001; Sacred Heart/ South Amboy 2001; Livingston Manor/ New Brunswick 2001; Sunrise East Brunswick 2001; Strawberry Hill/ Woodbridge 2001;
Wills and Elder Law - Metuchen Adult School 1999,1997,1996,1995,1994,1993
Clara Barton Senior Citizens- Wills & Elder Law-Edison 2002, 1995
AARP Participating Attorney in Legal Plan for NJ AARP members 1999-2005

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