What is Elder Law?
People who are middle aged and (hopefully!) growing older, need to determine how best to use their assets to ensure they are properly cared for in later life. Depending on the amount of assets accumulated over their working lives and inherited from parents perhaps, there are different strategies that can be used to maximize the quality of retirement, or at least, minimize the expenses of elder care in later life. These strategies can include long term care insurance, annuity based planning, benefits paid by the government for veterans and their spouses, and strategies for preserving limited assets and qualifying for Medicaid related government benefits. For most people a combination of these approaches is necessary.
This area is very complex. Many people try to deal with it on their own. This is a mistake. It is fraught with traps and legal issues. Always consult a professional when developing a strategy for elder care. Frankly, the stakes are too high and you only get one chance to get it right.
THE CHOICE OF A LAWYER IS AN IMPORTANT DECISION
AND SHOULD NOT BE BASED SOLELY ON ADVERTISEMENTS
DISCLAIMER: The Law Offices of David A. Rubin, L.L.C. provides the information in this web site for informational
purposes only. The information does not constitute legal advice. The use of this site does not create an
attorney-client relationship. Further communication with our attorneys through the web site and e-mail may not be
considered as confidential or privileged. Please contact our attorneys if you wish to discuss in more detail the
contents of this web site.
St. Louis, Creve Coeur, University City, Ellisville, St. Peters, Frontenac, Manchester, Ballwin, Maryland Heights,
Kirkwood, Chesterfield, Eureka, Pacific, O'Fallon, St. Charles, Lake Saint Louis, Missouri Estate Planning, Lawyer,
Traffic and Speeding Ticket Lawyer, Attorney, Law Offices of David A Rubin, LLC. Missouri Wills, Trusts, Missouri
Probate Missouri Traffic Ticket, Illinois Traffic Ticket. Speeding Ticket, St. Louis Hyatt Legal Services, Creve
Coeur Hyatt Legal Services, Ellisville Hyatt Legal Services, Power of Attorney, Living Will, AARP, CLC, Met Life,