Archive for the PA Elder Law Category

How to Preserve Benefits Eligibility for Your Heirs

You may have seen our recent article about Receiving an Inheritance While on Medicaid in our Elder Law News and Updates Newsletter.  That article was an excellent primer on some of the potential problems that can arise when a Medicaid recipient receives an inheritance.  This article is […]

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Medicaid Eligibility for Long Term Nursing Care – New 2021 Spousal Impoverishment and Home Equity Allowances

Are you worried about protecting your family assets from the increasingly high cost of long term nursing home care? Our team of elder law attorneys has significant experience in Medicaid asset protection planning and is well-equipped to assist you in understanding the intricacies of Medicaid eligibility and spend-down requirements.

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Why Did You Ask My Kids to Leave? Ethical Considerations when Representing Aging Clients

When an aging client comes to visit our office accompanied by one or more of their children, we want to make sure all of the rules of confidentiality and ethics are handled properly so the estate plan that we produce is effective and cannot be successfully challenged.  […]

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