Anderson Elder Law - Our Team
LINDA M. ANDERSON, ESQ., LL.M., CELA
Certiﬁed Elder Law Attorney
Linda is one of approximately 40 certiﬁed PA elder law attorneys. She is a long-time member of NAELA and has served as Chair of the Elder Law Section of the PA Bar Association, President and Director for PA Association of Elder Law Attorneys, and is the co-chair of the Delaware County Bar Association Elder Law Committee, is currently President for PA Association of Elder Law Attorneys, and an invited member of the Special Needs Alliance and elected to ACTEC.
CHARI A. MADDREN, ESQ. (484-443-4963)
Senior Associate Attorney
Chari has been practicing in the areas of trust and estate administration, estate planning, and elder law since 2003. Chari received her juris doctor degree from Temple University, her Masters in Public Health and a Gerontology Certificate from Boston University School of Public Health, her Bachelor of Arts from Rutgers University – New Brunswick, and holds the Certified Trust and Financial Advisor designation. Chari is a member of NAELA.
DENISE M. CORDES, ESQ., LL.M.
Denise is an attorney that focuses on estate planning and estate administration law with experience in counseling clients on complex planning techniques. (In ofﬁce-Thurs.)
LINDA DOUGHERTY (484-443-4971)
Care Coordinator/Community Outreach
Linda has worked in the ﬁeld of aging for more than 15 years. Linda assesses clients’ needs and develops a plan to assure a safe and appropriate care. (In ofﬁce-Tues.)
LYNNE ZEBLEY (484-443-4960)
Lynne is a paralegal and our ofﬁce manager with over 35 years of legal experience, assisting clients with questions regarding estate planning, appointments and billing.
LAURA GILLAM (484-443-4971 x. 137)
Public Beneﬁts Paralegal
Laura joined AEL after a long successful career with a local nursing home. She brings with her a tremendous expertise in long-term care, Medicare, Medicaid and other areas to serve clients as a Public Beneﬁts Paralegal.
ANN VETRANO (484-443-4962)
Public Beneﬁts Paralegal
Ann has been a paralegal for 12 years. She is a retired Department of Human Services supervisor, with 35 years of experience in the Medicaid application process.
CARRIE BAXTER (484-443-4969)
Client Services Director/Legal Assistant
Carrie is an administrative assistant focusing on elder law and estate administration matters, and assists attorneys and paralegals with legal matters.
CHRISTINE MCCRAVEN (484-443-4961)
Estate Administration Paralegal
Christine has been a paralegal for 12 years. She has extensive experience in Estate Administrations.
HANNAH SYWULAK (484-443-4958)
Hannah is our Director of First Impressions. She oversees the scheduling of appointments, answers questions about our services along with a myriad of other responsibilities.
ANNIE BERSHEIM (484-443-4968)
Legal Assistant/Estate Planning Paralegal
Annie has worked with the elder population for over 10 years. She handles the initial preparation and drafting of estate planning documents for our ofﬁce. (In ofﬁce – Tues., Thurs. & Fri.)
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