Ben is that rare speaker who somehow manages to inform and entertain all at once. His anecdotes are always relevant and well-told, and they frequently add some levity to complex subjects. It’s entirely possible that Ben has groupies….and I might be one of them.

Martha Kern
Director at Lifecare Innovations, Inc.

I have had to pleasure of attending many of Ben’s presentations at National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys events. He is an engaging speaker, which is not always easy to do when you are talking about the law. I highly recommend Ben’s as a speaker who is great at teaching and making it fun at the same time!!

Patricia Kefalas Dudek
Principal at Patricia E. Kefalas & Associates

Ben is an excellent public speaker and an expert in Elder care law. I would highly recommend Ben.

Tom Korman
Partner at Gould & Ratner

Ben ia an extremely entertaining and knowledgable speaker about a very difficult subject matter. They often say that laughter is the best medicine, with Ben you get the best.

Mary Kay Furiasse

Ben is a creative thinker with a broad range of interests. He brings all of that to the table — and more — when he speaks, entertains and educates his audience. Few people can “own” a room while talking about legal issues in the way than Ben can.

Peter Gillespie
Experienced employment and litigation attorney, Of Counsel with Fisher & Phillips, LLP

Ben is a caring, compassionate Attorney who thinks inside and outside the box. He is very clear with his thoughts and comes across as a real person. He makes it a point to understand peoples needs and deals with them on an individual basis. I highly recommend Ben.

Kevin O’Keeffe
Director of Membership at Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Ben has been an active member of NAELA and has participated in many of the programs. I have heard him speak several times, and I recommend Ben to assist clients in the areas of estate planning and elder law. He is knowledgeable and passionate about his work, and clients will know that as soon as they have an opportunity to meet with him

Hyman Darling
Estate Planning, Elder Law & Special Needs Attorney (Shareholder) at Bacon Wilson, P.C.

Ben is not only a very knowledgeable legal expert in the elder law field but is a able to communicate it in a very understandable manner in a group setting. He presents complex issues in an interesting concise manner in laymen’s terms.

Russ Caforio
Owner & President of Russell F. Caforio & Assoc.,Inc.

Ben is articulate and anxious to convey his extensive knowledge to an interested audience.

Donald Statland
Tax Lawyer at the Law Offices of Donald A. Statland


Ben is truly a Medicaid Planning Specialist. Our firm has worked with him on several occasions. His knowledge in this field is unsurpassed. I would strongly recommend Ben for any asset protection issues.


Barbara Lane
Registered Investment Advisor at Pathfinder Wealth Management, Inc


Ben is a terrific public speaker and a great advocate for Seniors and their families.

Josh Mitzen
Director at Advocacy Services

Ben Neiburger is an amazing elder law attorney. He also specializes in disability law. Public speaking is a passion of his. In his presentations he helps hundreds of professionals, their clients, and family caregivers to help them navigate the elder care process. Ben is an expert in elder law and knows how to provide legal remedies in the best interest of the entire family…more

Cathy Terrill
CEO at CQL / The Council on Quality and Leadership

Ben Neiburger is a high-energy, knowledgeable Elder Law attorney, with an engaging manner that makes him a perfect candidate for speaking to groups of attorneys, and to others interested in learning about the legal issues involved in planning estates and care for elder loved ones.

Kim Coogan
Attorney Bellock & Coogan Ltd. Expertise: Estate Planning, Business Succession Planning, Estate/Trust Administration

I have had the opportunity to work with Ben for the past several years in my work as a Program Planner and now as Director of Programming at the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education. Ben is not only an outstanding and knowledgeable speaker, he is very easy to work with in the preparation stages of planning a program. Ben has an engaging and effective speaking…more

Megan Moore
Director of Programming at IICLE

Ben is one of the most dynamic and engaging speakers I have encountered in my career as an attorney. His knowledge and enthusiasm for Elder Law is immeasurable and easily witnessed when he is addressing a room full of colleagues or individuals themselves. Ben truly has a passion for his specialty and has honed his craft well. His use of the right amount of humor with true…more

Ronette Leal McCarthy
Legal Counsel at Elements Cremation, the cremation company

I’ve had the pleasure of working with Ben several times. His knowledge and expertise are apparent immediately. What I really value is his unique ability to base his strategy off of the client’s needs first. He has a “People First” attitude! Ben is a great resource for both professionals and clients.

Rocky Greene
President at Greene Financial Services, Inc

I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Ben by way of the DuPage County Estate Planning Council for some time now. Ben is a terrific public speaker, who is a wealth of knowledge, engaging, entertaining and makes efficient use of time in his presentations. I would highly recommend Ben as both a speaker and expert in the subject of elder law.

Greg Walstra
Principal at Greg Walstra, Financial Concierge Services

I always enjoy hearing what Ben has to say. Ben’s yearly presentations in Dallas are to NAELA (National Association of Elder Law Attorney’s) what Billy Crystal’s appearances are to the Academy Awards – knowledgeable, on point and entertaining.

Tom Caffrey
President at Premier Software

Ben’s knowledge of elder care law and estate planning is as impressive. Equally as impressive is his ability to communicate clearly how that knowledge can help people in elder planning situations. These topics weave a fabric of complexity and it seems that he built the loom. I have recommended him to several of my clients and will continue to do so.

Jim Beverley, CFP, CLU, ChFC
Financial Advisor at Partners Wealth Management

I have had the pleasure of attending numerous of Ben’s presentations at professional meetings and continuing education. I always find his presentations informative and thought provoking. Ben has an in depth knowledge of Elder Law and the related areas of practice and the ability to convey that knowledge in a meaningful way. Ben has the ability to interject humor into his…more

James Siebert
Attorney At Law at Law Office of James C. Siebert & Associates

Ben loves to help people in need and he loves to tell the stories that help those people understand what is happening and how to deal with it.

He can discuss high level legal and financial specifics with like-minded professionals, and he can chat companionably with your slightly deaf Great Aunt Mabel.

He’ll make you think, he’ll make you laugh, he’ll make you cry,…more

Barbara Dolan
Owner, Derby Lite, LLC

Ben is a rare combination of excellent legal skills and understanding, and superb business and practical good sense. He also a fine, trustworthy, and upstanding person.

Richard Warner
Professor, Chicago-Kent College of Law

I’ve known Ben for many years through our association with the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. During that time, I have had the privilege to share ideas from Ben and learn from him as well. He has spoken frequently on a national basis and he is a true teacher. One of his assets is his ability to recognize elder law not merely for its financial issues but the…more

Thomas D. Begley, III
Attorney/Partner at Capehart & Scatchard, P.A.

Ben is an engaging speaker who can take what can be complex legal issues and boil them down to deliver them in a manner that the audience not only understands, but enjoys.

Jim Guzdziol
Owner/President at BrightStar Care – Naperville / Oak Brook

I have seen Ben present at a number of events. He is interesting, funny and informative. He would be a great speaker to have at any event.

Eric Parker
Attorney at Stotis & Baird Chartered