Michael L. Pfeifer, Esq. - Genser Cona Elder Law

Michael L. Pfeifer, Esq.

Of Counsel

Michael L. Pfeifer is of counsel to Genser Cona Elder Law. Mr. Pfeifer’s practice concentrates in the areas of elder law, special needs planning and estate planning. Mr. Pfeifer handles all aspects of estate planning, including the preparation of Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Proxies and Living Wills. He also assists families with asset protection, Medicaid planning, and 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.

Awards and Honors

  • Best Lawyers®
  • Client Distinction Award
  • AV (Preeminent) rating by Martindale-Hubbell
  • 10.0 rating by Avvo
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society Community Service Award
  • Kiwanian of the Year
Best Lawyers
National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Professional Organizations

  • Past Co-Chair, Elder Law Committee, Nassau County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association, Elder Law Section
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Elder Law Committee and Surrogate’s Court, Estates & Trusts Committee
  • Member, Senior Umbrella Network of Nassau County
  • Past Chair, Nassau County Bar Association, Legislative Sub-Committee
  • Past President, Gerontology Professionals of New York
Nassau Country Bar Association
Senior Umbrella Network - Nassau County

Charitable Activities &     Community Initiatives

  • Advisory Council, Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF)
  • Past Board Member, Society of Financial Service Professionals
Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation
Society of Financial Service Professionals


  • Juris Doctor, Pace University School of Law
  • Bachelor of Arts with High Honors, Stony Brook University
Pace University School of Law
Stony Brook University

Media Credits

  • Television program “Legal Straight Talk”
  • Radio program “Physical Therapy…Physical Health”