Diane Weinberg, Esq.
Diane Weinberg focuses her practice on assisting families with the medical, financial, and housing-related legal challenges that often accompany aging and disability. Her elder law and special needs practice encompasses the following services: long term care planning using public benefits (Medicaid, veteran’s pension benefits), special needs planning, and guardianships & conservatorships (both contested and uncontested).
Currently, Diane serves as Of Counsel with the law firm Morgan & DiSalvo, P.C. She earned a B.A. at the University of Pennsylvania and her J.D. from the Emory University School of Law. A member of the State Bar of Georgia and a Veterans Administration Accredited Attorney, Diane is a member of the Academy of Special Needs Planners, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and Elder Counsel. She is Director and co-chairperson of the legislative committee of the Georgia Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. Diane has a special interest in issues involving the abuse, financial exploitation, and neglect of vulnerable populations, and she is the only private practice attorney in Georgia to have earned certification as an ACT (At Risk Adult Certification Training) offered through the Georgia Department of Human Services, Division of Aging Services. Diane is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney and has an AVVO rating of 10/10. She also is a frequent local and national speaker on a variety of aspects of Medicaid planning, special needs trusts, and guardianships.
Outside of her law practice, Diane lives in Sandy Springs with her husband, Mike, their three sons, and her rescue dog, Cindy Lou. A self-proclaimed yarn-addict, Diane is a member and past treasurer of the Atlanta Knitting Guild, and she is a founding member and current chair of the Stitch N K’vetch group at Congregation Beth Shalom. Diane has served as a Merit Badge Counselor for the Northern Ridge District of the Atlanta Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America.