What Happens When Someone Dies Without a Will (Hybrid)
Thursday, October 28 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | add to Google Calendar
This program will be both in-person and broadcast on Zoom at the same time. To attend the in-person event, please register at the Reference Desk by calling (914) 337-7680 ext. 824. To receive the Zoom link, register here.
Less than half of Americans currently have a Last Will and Testament. Join Westchester elder law attorney Lauren C. Enea, Esq. of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP for an educational program explaining the importance of this key estate planning document, regardless of age. Ms. Enea will review the probate process and demystify common misconceptions. Learn why executing a Last Will is crucial, particularly in a COVID-19 world, as well as what happens to your estate when you die without one in place.
Lauren C. Enea, Esq. is an Associate at Enea, Scanlan & Sirgnano, LLP. She concentrates her practice on Wills, Trusts and Estates, Medicaid Planning, Special Needs Planning and Probate/Estate Administration. Ms. Enea believes that it is never too early or too late to start planning for your future and she enjoys working with individuals and families to ensure that their estate and long term care plan best suits their needs.
An active member of the local bar associations, Ms. Enea was appointed to the Executive Committee of the Westchester County Bar Association (WCBA) Trusts and Estates Section. She is also secretary of the WCBA New Lawyers Section, treasurer of the Columbian Lawyers Association of Westchester County, and Co-Chair of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Elder Law and Special Needs Section Publications Committee. Ms. Enea is a past co-chair of the NYSBA Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2020 Fall Meeting and a co-chair of the Elder Law and Special Needs Section 2022 Summer Meeting.
Ms. Enea was also recognized at Westfair Communications’ 2019 Millennial Awards. She is the secretary of CAREERS Support Solutions’ Board of Directors, a non-profit helping individuals with disabilities obtain gainful employment in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess Counties. Ms. Enea received a B.S. in Business Management from Quinnipiac University, graduating Magna Cum Laude, and a J.D. from the Pace University School of Law, graduating Summa Cum Laude. She is admitted to practice law in New York and Florida.