Melissa Abu-Adas is an attorney with the Brogan Law Group. She currently practices in the areas of trust and estate planning, Medicaid planning, Medicaid applications, estate administration, special needs planning, and guardianships. Ms. Abu-Adas served as a law clerk in the Appellate Division for the Honorable Victor Ashrafi, J.A.D. Ms. Abu-Adas is the president of the New Jersey chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. She is also a member of the New Jersey Bar Association Elder Law & Disability Section.Ms. Abu-Adas earned her undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from Drew University, and her J.D. degree from Rutgers School ofLaw-Newark.