Carolyn Butler Norton, Board Certified Elder Law Attorney, is a passionate advocate for the senior and disabled population. She believes that the practice of Elder Law should be comprehensive, focusing on a Life Care Plan. Practicing law for more than 35 years, she works closely with her clients and their families, educating and assisting them with their present and future needs. This comprehensive approach includes long-term care planning, asset protection, healthcare and financial choices, and end of life decisions.

Professional Associations:

  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys
  • Florida Bar Association
    • Elder Law
    • Real Property, Probate & Trust Law
  • Indian River County Bar Association
  • Florida State Guardianship Association
  • Indian River Estate Planning Council

Professional Certifications:

  • Board Certified Elder Law Attorney
  • Accredited Attorney for Veterans Benefits
  • Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D. 1980
  • Rosemont College, B.A. 1975

Community Involvement:

  • Area Agency on Aging - Advisory Council Member
  • Indian River Community Service Alliance
    • Past Board Member, Sponsor
  • Alzheimer’s & Parkinson Association - Sponsor
Carolyn Butler Norton, Esq.