Experienced Elder Law attorneys provide comprehensive legal planning based on the needs and wishes of their clients.
I’m looking for guidance on where to start with planning in case something happens to me or my husband.
Although laws vary from state to state, every state requires that less restrictive alternatives be considered before invoking a guardianship. These might include such vehicles as limited guardianships, powers of attorney or assisted decision-making agreements.
In this article, we will address two terms which some people use interchangeably, but which are very different things: living trusts and estate plans.
“Gray divorce” — the unfortunately named term for divorce after age 50 — is increasing among baby boomers.
Financial exploitation comes in many forms, and older adults are often the victims.
Why Elder Law Is Necessary? In two words: baby boomers.
If you have a parent over the age of, say, 65, thoughts about their future may have started to creep into your mind. However, because end-of-life planning can be emotional and overwhelming, it’s tempting to put these conversations off—and even more pleasing to avoid them altogether.
Major changes in your life—such as marriage, having a baby, moving out of state, or divorce—should prompt a revisit to your current will. It is important to revise your will at these times, in order to ensure that your estate planning is up to date.
Elder law attorneys can help with a long list of legal matters that seniors often face…