Genny Bernstein has been named by The Florida Bar’s Elder Law Section’s Member of the Year.

Bernstein of Jones Foster was chosen as an award recipient for her “dedication and longstanding contributions” to the section. She was recently named chair of the Publication Committee, responsible for the Section’s newsletter, The Elder Law Advocate. Released three times per year, the newsletter provides Florida Elder Law practitioners with legal insights, recommendations, and strategies, industry resources, and analysis of case law and new legislation affecting the elderly and individuals with special needs.

The Elder Law Section of The Florida Bar exists to cultivate and promote professionalism, expertise, and knowledge in the practice of law regarding issues affecting the elderly and persons with special needs, and advocates on behalf of its members.