Don’t Let Elder Abuse Happen to You

Protect Yourself Against Elder Abuse! Florida is home to many senior citizens.  Unfortunately, this makes Florida a magnet for criminals who take advantage of the elderly. Many elder abuse scams take the form of offering estate planning or financial services

Posted in Elder Law, Elder Rights, Estate Planning

Planning for the Future With Dementia: Quick Tips for Estate Planning

Consider the following as you make your plans. Consult with a Florida Bar Board Certified Elder Law Attorney. Many attorneys offer an initial free consultation for estate planning matters. Those named in your Durable Power of Attorney should be aware

Posted in Dementia

Living Trust Seminar

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Living With Dementia – Do You Need a Lawyer?

Many legal forms (Power of Attorney, Living Will) can be completed without professional help.  However, if you have a complex situation or questions, it’s a good idea to seek legal advice and services from an attorney specializing in elder law.

Posted in Dementia, Elder Law, Estate Planning

Planning With Dementia: Important Legal Documents

Living Will A living will is a document that expresses how a physically or mentally incapacitated person wishes to be treated in certain medical situations. In a living will, the person states his or her wishes regarding artificial life support. 

Posted in Dementia

When can a Person with Dementia Sign a Legal Document?

Before a person with dementia signs a legal document: Talk with the person. Find out if the person with dementia understands the document and consequences of signing it.  Make sure the person under the stands what is being explained and

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How Can You Assist a Person with Dementia Plan for the Future?

This is the first in a series of information on the legal issues associated with Dementia.  While it’s Important for everyone to plan for the future, legal plans are especially important for a person diagnosed with dementia.  The sooner planning begins,

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When Should I See a Lawyer?

Do You Know When it is Time to See A Lawyer?  Often we turn to lawyers as a last resort after the contract has been signed, the spouse has walked out, or the parent has died. The adage, “an ounce

Posted in Choosing Your Lawyer

Is Charity Included in Your Estate Plan?

CONSIDER CHARITABLE CHOICES IN YOUR ESTATE PLANNING As part of your estate planning, you might want to consider making a gift to one or more of your favorite charities in your Will or Trust.  This is what is known as

Posted in Charity, Estate Planning

It’s Time To Vote in Florida

Are you registered to vote? The primary election of August 28th is rapidly approaching.  The deadline to register for this election is July 30th. If you are at least 18, a citizen of the United States, and a resident of

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