Warning Signs of Financial Exploitation of the Elderly

Posted by Joseph W. Lehn

Financial abuse and material exploitation of the elderly may not cause physical injuries or leave scars, but it can have devastating effects and ruin the lives of victims. Financial elder abuse can take many forms. The abuser may steal money […]

Medicaid Planning is not a walk in the park

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The Need for Medicaid Planning One of the greatest fears of baby boomers and older Americans is that they may end up in a nursing home. This not only means a great loss of personal autonomy, but also a tremendous […]

End of Life Decisions

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End-of-Life Care Decision Making Just as we create estate plans for our eventual demise, we also need to plan ahead for the possibility that we will become sick and unable to make our own medical decisions. Medical science has created […]

Elder Law Rights

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Florida Probate                                                           Understanding the Probate Process Probate is the legal method, by which, assets belonging to a deceased person’s estate are redistributed or retitled. In Florida, there are two types of probate; summary administration and formal administration, both of […]