Tammy A. Weber of Montoursville became the President of the Pennsylvania Association of Elder Law Attorneys (“PAELA”) on January 1, 2022.
PAELA is an organization of over 180 Pennsylvania lawyers. It provides advocacy and education on issues of importance to older adults, people with special needs, and their families. There are many complicated issues confronting lawyers who represent older adults and the disabled. PAELA provides an informational, educational, and networking resource for them. It also works with legislators to improve the laws protecting older and special needs individuals.
Ms. Weber is managing attorney of Marshall, Parker & Weber, LLC. Her busy law practice represents clients in central and northeastern Pennsylvania from offices in Williamsport, Jersey Shore, and Plains. Her firm provides elder law, estate planning, long-term care planning and estate administration services.
Attorney Weber graduated Magna Cum Laude from Lycoming College in 1983 and received her law degree in 1986 from Temple University. She assumed the role of Managing Attorney of her law firm in 2011.
Ms. Weber is committed to supporting her community and has served in leadership roles at both the state and local level. She is Immediate Past Chair of the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (“FCFP”), a Trustee for Lycoming College, and Former Chair of the President’s Leadership Council for Lycoming College. She is a member of the Northcentral Pennsylvania Estate Planner’s Council and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (“NAELA”). Weber also serves on the Ethics Advisory Board for Albright LIFE.
Attorney Weber is a Past Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Elder Law Section, Chair of the Lycoming Law Association’s Community Activities and Outreach Committee, and Past President of the Lycoming Law Association. She is a Board-Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) by the National Elder Law Foundation under Authorization of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. The CELA certification, held by fewer than 70 attorneys in the state, requires an in-depth, working knowledge of the complex estate and long-term care issues that seniors can face. She is also a VA Accredited Attorney for the preparation, presentation, and prosecution of claims for Veterans benefits before the Department of Veterans Affairs.
To learn more about Attorney Weber and Marshall, Parker & Weber, go to www.paelderlaw.com or call 800-401-4552.