Vince is the Founding and Managing Partner of the Ansanelli Law Group, LLP. His primary area of expertise is in Elder Law and Estate Planning. Vince received his Juris Doctorate from St. John’s University School of Law in 1986. Vince has an undergraduate Degree in International Relations graduating Summa Cum Laude from Long Island University in 1983. Vince is an alumnus of Chaminade High School, class of 1974.
Vince is a frequent Lecturer and Writer on Elder Law issues and has been featured in the Suffolk County Lawyer, as well as in Newsday’s “Ask the Expert,” a weekly column dedicated to Elder Law and Estate Planning issues.
When it comes to understanding the issues and family dynamics of Elder Law and Estate Planning, few attorneys are as qualified as Vince to assist you in navigating this complex and diverse field of law. Having over 25 years of valuable experience in this ever changing field, Vince knows how to effectively balance family concern for loved ones with effective planning.
Whether it is the drafting of your most basic Estate Planning documents, such as a Last Will and Testament, Health Care Proxy, or Durable Power of Attorney, or more sophisticated Trusts designed to protect your assets, such as a Medicaid Qualifying Trust, Supplemental Needs Trust, Qualified Personal Interest Trusts, etc., Vince and the team at ALG are the attorneys that other professionals seek out to do the job correctly and with sensitivity.
Vince is a member of the Nassau and Suffolk County Bar Associations, as well as the New York State Bar Association. He is the past Chair of the Solo & Small Firm Practitioner’s Committee of the Suffolk County Bar, where he served with distinction, receiving the President’s Award in recognition of his outstanding achievements as Committee Chair. Vince has been a long term member of the Suffolk County Bar Association Elder Law Committee and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA). In addition, he is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Suffolk County. He is also an active member of the Italian Lawyers and Judges Association (Colombian Lawyers) for Nassau County.
Vince is admitted in the US Court of Appeals US Court of Federal Claims, US Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, US District Court for the Eastern & Southern District of NY, and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Vince has served as past Chair of the Grace Day School Board of Trustees and currently serves on the Executive Board for the Somerset, a Five Star Condo-Hotel Complex in the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Vince is an avid PADI certified SCUBA diver as well as an accomplished guitarist playing regularly with the “World’s Greatest Dance and Party Band”, MidLife Crisis.