Sometimes, our clients aren’t sure that they should be in an estate planning attorney’s office. They are unsure what an estate planning attorney really does and think estate planning is just for people named Gates, Kennedy, and Rockefeller. In truth, absolutely everyone needs a strong, comprehensive, individualized, up-to-date estate plan. Bottom line: An estate planning attorney helps people protect themselves, their family, and their assets. They help people just like you carry out their … [Read more...] about What Does an Estate Planning Attorney Do?
We often have elderly clients and their adult children come into our office with the fear, “Will I lose everything to the nursing home? Fortunately, there are often options to alleviate this fear and protect assets. Ryan and his elderly father, John, age 71, come into the office for a Medicaid/nursing home consultation. John is still living independently but is concerned about his future. He doesn’t want to be a burden on Ryan and his sisters and he doesn’t want to spend any more of his … [Read more...] about Will I Lose Everything to the Nursing Home?