Certified elder law attorneys (CELAs) have frequently been referred to as the “gold standard” for elder law and special needs planning. A CELA is certified by the National Elder Law Foundation (NELF), a non-profit organization …Read more
As parents age, it’s natural for children and grandchildren to be concerned about their physical and mental well-being. Often, we entrust our older loved ones to professional caregivers—but caregivers do …Read more
A living trust will NOT protect your assets from the cost of long-term care. In fact, it can hinder your ability to obtain medical assistance benefits to help pay for the care you need. Moreover, you may end up paying more in attorney’s fees to …Read more
Each year millions of Americans become senior citizens. Protecting them is important. Elder law is a large and growing field. While many elder law attorneys focus on how estate, medical, and other laws and regulations affect older adults, no …Read more
As the U.S. population ages, many experienced Pennsylvania attorneys have begun to focus on a growing field known as “elder law.” Elder law focuses on addressing the legal needs faced by senior citizens, often with an emphasis on providing the highest quality of life for an aging individual.
Families seeking the help of an elder law …Read more
Attorneys who focus on “elder law” handle a wide range of issues for older clients or clients who are preparing for end-of-life concerns. These may include estate planning, appointing a guardian or conservator, making plans for nursing home or other alternate housing and care, handling Medicare or Social Security issues, and much more.
Because choosing an …Read more