About Dana Bookbinder


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Dana E. Bookbinder has been advising thousands of families throughout New Jersey’s Camden, Gloucester, Burlington, and Mercer Counties and surrounding areas as well as in Philadelphia in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning, and Special Needs Planning for over two decades. When she founded BOOKBINDER LAW, LLC, she was determined to provide a new level of personal attention to her clients, focusing on helping them protect their families and their finances. Dana is certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the ABA-accredited National Elder Law Foundation.

Dana is a past Chair of the New Jersey Bar Association Elder and Disability Law Section and past chair of the Burlington County Real Estate and Probate Committee. She has authored articles on legal devices for asset, estate and tax planning as well as veterans benefit planning in publications including the New Jersey Law Journal. She regularly instructs other attorneys on her practice areas for the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Education and the National Business Institute. She also often lectures to civic and retirement groups as well as financial and legal professionals and has appeared on both radio and television to discuss legal planning.

Dana is also a member of the National Academy of Elder law Attorneys and a life member of The National Registry of Whos Who. Since 2010, she has also been chosen for inclusion in the New Jersey Super Lawyers registry and in prior years to the Rising Stars list.

Ms. Bookbinder is a member of the New Jersey State and Pennsylvania bar associations and the Camden and Burlington County bar associations. She received her B.A. degree with distinction in all subjects from Cornell University in 1992 and her J.D. degree from The George Washington University Law School in 1995.

Dana is a native of South Jersey. Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her family, playing the piano, competitive ping pong matches against her husband, and teaching her two daughters to play tennis.