Elder Law

What to Ask When hiring an Elder Law Attorney

In a February 9, 2009 post entitled, “Elder Law: Seek Support Early On” I explained that it may be a good idea for you to seek the counsel of an Elder Law attorney if you have now officially taken over caregiving responsibilities for someone. An About.com article provides some great information from “the Family Caregiver Alliance, a […]


Elder Law: Seek Support Early On

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) in their “Caring For Your Parents” handbook stresses that you shouldn’t “wait until a crisis to find a lawyer who specializes in legal planning for elders.”  They encourage you to contact an attorney soon after you take on your role as caregiver to “help you avoid much aggravation and confusion.” “If […]