Aspects of elder law Elder law is a complex subject, and only an attorney who has studied the field closely can help you with it. Three areas of elder law that are particularly important are asset protection for the elderly, setting up trusts and power of attorney. There are limits to the income and resources…

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Three areas of elder law When you need help with elder law, you need an attorney who has made a particular study of the subject. Three topics that often come up in elder law are asset protection for the elderly when applying for Medicaid, setting up trusts and power of attorney. When you apply for…

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How the elderly can protect their assets Asset Protection for the elderly. Anyone who is growing older and has an estate of any size needs to know about asset protection for the elderly, and in particular the law governing eligibility for Medicaid. There are limits to the income and the monetary value of the resources…

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What an elder law attorney will know Legal counsel for the elderly is a field of law that requires a particular expertise. According to the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the lawyer who practices elder law may handle a range of issues but has a specific type of clients — seniors. Here are some…

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Understanding elder law If you live long enough, or if anyone in your family does, elder law will become relevant to you — and not just any attorney can help you with it. Elder law is the field of legal practice that affects the particular needs and concerns of senior citizens. These concerns include estate…

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Medicaid asset limits Asset protection for the elderly is one of the most important legal services for the elderly to know about. One reason is the law governing who is eligible for Medicaid. When you apply for Medicaid, there are limits to the amount of income and resources you can possess. Every state has its…

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Legal counsel for the elderly As we grow older, we all face new challenges in health, well-being and planning for the future, and these challenges have legal ramifications. Because of this, legal counsel for the elderly is a specialized field requiring particular knowledge and skills. Applying for Medicaid, protection from elder abuse and neglect, enforcement…

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Learn more about elder law Elder law is the field of legal practice affecting the needs and concerns of senior citizens. Estate planning and trusteeship, asset protection and guardianship are among these concerns. They affect everyone who lives long enough and still has something to protect. With Americans living longer than ever before, more and…

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Elder law for Charlotte, NC Elder law is a specific branch of the legal field that addresses the needs of the elderly. Some issues found under this branch include: retirement benefits, estate planning, and health care, among other issues. Baby boomers are retiring and are having to navigate the legal waters of their retirement or…

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Here is recent Elder Law in the news: CT Social Workers Report for Elder Law Boot Camp Thehour.com-Oct 1, 2015 How Long Does Medicaid Have To Recoup Benefits From An Estate ElderLawAnswers.com-Oct 6, 2015 Elder Law: Must-do’s for parents of special needs children Centre Daily Times-Oct 10, 2015 Senior Signals: Here’s how Medicaid laws apply…

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