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Elder Law

Our elder law practice can help you prepare for a wide variety of legal issues that our elderly clients face. Common issues that we address include:

  • Medicaid planning

  • Asset preservation

  • Long-term care planning

  • Guardianship

  • Appointment of health care representative

  • Financial power of attorney

  • Medical advance directives

Asset protection requires preplanning in order to take full advantage of your rights and protect your family. A few methods that we use include:

  • Planning for IRAs and other retirement funds

  • Irrevocable trusts

  • Special needs trusts and long-term care insurance

  • Life insurance and annuity contracts

  • Retitling assets