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Sep 25, 2020

COVID-19 has dramatically changed the way we live. Now more than ever, we need to hope for the best, but be prepared for the worst. That’s why it’s crucial to take the right legal steps to protect yourself to avoid a legal crisis during COVID-19 should you or your loved one get sick.

About the Interview

In this episode of Hilary Topper on Air, Hilary speaks with Vincent J. Russo, the Managing Shareholder of Russo Law Group, P.C., Long Island’s Signature Elder Law, Special Needs and Estate Planning Law Firm.

VIncent will discuss the importance of protecting yourself legally should you fall sick during the COVID-19 pandemic. He will touch upon advance directives, Medicaid home care, remote services, and crucial legal documents every family needs to have right now.

About Vincent J. Russo, Esq.

Vincent Russo is the managing shareholder of Russo Law Group, P.C. He has championed the rights of seniors and people with special needs since 1985. Vincent is a Founding Member, Fellow and Fifth President of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and a Co-Founder of the Academy of Special Needs Planners and ElderCounsel, LLC. Vincent is the president of the United Cerebral Palsy of Nassau County Guardianship Corporation. He is also a Co-Founder of the Theresa Alessandra Russo Foundation (and the Theresa Academy of Performing Arts) established in memory of his daughter which helps children with special needs.

Vincent Russo is admitted to the New York, Massachusetts, and Florida state bars and is the co-author of New York Elder Law and Special Needs Practice (Thomson Reuters).

He is happily married to his beautiful wife, Susan. Together they have four children, Dante, Elizabeth, Theresa (1986 -1991), and Robert. In his spare time, Vincent Russo enjoys traveling and spending time with his grandchildren. He is also an avid Beatles fan and collects John Lennon lithographs.

Contact Vincent Russo, Esq. at 516-683-1717 or via email at

About the Russo Law Group

Russo Law Group, P.C. is dedicated to providing peace of mind to you and your family. Their team of elder law attorneys, estate planning attorneys, and special needs (disability) attorneys have experience in helping people with their problems. They promise to answer any question with a straight answer. Once they meet with you, they will be able to assist you. For more information about Vincent and the Russo Law Group visit

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