Yale S. Hauptman and Laurie A. Hauptman

Yale and Laurie Hauptman are elder law attorneys who assist families in living where they want as long as they can and paying for long term care.

Northern New Jersey

Yale S. Hauptman and Laurie A. Hauptman are New Jersey and New York licensed attorneys. They practice primarily in the areas of elder, estate and special needs planning and focus on helping guide their clients through the maze of laws and benefits we know as the long term care system.


Yale and Laurie are frequent lecturers on elder law topics to attorneys, financial professionals, and health-care professionals as well as the general public. Yale has been featured in both local and national media and is the author of Be Nice To Me- I Pick Your Nursing Home! How To Provide for Your Parents Care Without Going To the Poorhouse of Nuthouse. Laurie is a contributing author of Big Bold Business Advice from New Jersey Business Owners. ln addition, she is a member of the United Way Caregiver Coalition of North Essex County steering committee.


Over the past 20 years, Yale and Laurie have personally helped thousands of seniors and their families plan for the complicated and emotional journey through the long term care system. Yale and Laurie share their personal and professional lives in Northern New Jersey with their 3 children and family dog.