Christine C. Cavanagh, Esq. - Genser Cona Elder Law

Christine C. Cavanagh, Esq.


Christine C. Cavanagh is an associate attorney at Genser Cona Elder Law.  Ms. Cavanagh concentrates her practice in the areas of asset protection, Medicaid planning, estate planning, and Veterans benefits.  She handles all aspects of the Medicaid application process for nursing home care, home health care and community benefits, from promissory note planning and asset transfers to care coordination.  Working with families in connection with estate planning, Ms. Cavanagh handles the preparation of Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Proxies and Living Wills.

Awards and Honors

  • ABA-BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Health Law
  •  CALI Excellence for the Future Award


  • State Certified Court Evaluator, Counsel for Alleged Incapacitated Persons and Guardian for Incapacitated Persons

Professional Organizations

  • New York State Bar Association, Elder Law and Special Needs Section, Trusts & Estates Law Section


  • Juris Doctor, cum laude, Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
  • Bachelor of Arts, SUNY Oneonta
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
SUNY Oneonta