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GREGORY S. FRENCH is certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA) and the National Elder Law Foundation. He is also accredited by the VA to handle veterans' claims. Mr. French has been rated AV Preeminent and Top-Rated in Elder Law and Health Care Law by Martindale-Hubbell and selected as a Best Lawyer in Elder Law. He is afellow of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) and a member of NAELA's Council of Advanced Practitioners. Mr. French is a past president of NAELA and chaired NAELA's Professionalism and Ethics Committee for twelve years when it developed the first and second editions of the Aspirational Standards for the Practice of Elder Law and Special Needs Law with Commentaries. He helped found and chaired OSBA's Elder Law Committee and is a member of its Council of Delegates. Mr. French founded the Cincinnati Bar Association's Elder Law Committee and served as its chair for four years. He also has coauthored Anderson's Ohio Elder Law Practice Manual and served as general editor of Lawyers Cooperative Publishing's Counseling the Older Client.
RACHEL A. KABB-EFFRON is the owner of The Kabb Law Firm, in Beachwood, Ohio, where she specializes in elder law. Ms. Kabb-Effron is a certified elder law attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation and is recognized as a specialist by the Ohio State Bar Association. She is a VA accredited attorney and licensed to practice before the Court of Veterans Claims. She has more than 18 years of experience in representing elderly and disabled clients on eligibility issues involving Medicaid and other public assistance programs. Ms. Kabb-Effron has been practicing life care planning since 2006 and is currently on the Board of the Life Care Planning Law Firms Association and has served as the President, Vice President and Treasurer. She is the a past-president of the Ohio Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and has been an active member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys on numerous national committees. Ms. Kabb-Effron is a member of the Ohio State and Cleveland Metropolitan bar associations. She is a frequent speaker for other professional and community groups on elder law issues. Ms. Kabb-Effron earned her B.A. degree, with honors, from the University of Cincinnati; and her J.D. degree, cum laude, from the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.
E. DALE SEARCY is a professor of law at the University of Dayton School of Law. Professor Searcy has taught at the School of Law for more than 25 years on courses related to tax and estates. He is the adviser for the tax moot court teams and the Phi Delta Phi legal professional fraternity. Professor Searcy also founded and advises the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. The law school student body has selected him Professor of the Year ten times. Professor Searcy earned his B.S.M.E. degree from General Motors Institute, his J.D. degree from Indiana University and LL.M. degree in taxation from New York University.