Elder law and special needs planning attorneys use a variety of legal tools and techniques to meet the goals and objectives of their clients. Using a holistic approach, elder law and special needs planning attorneys often work with other professionals in various fields to provide quality service and ensure clients' needs are met.
In conjunction with other professionals, an elder law and special needs planning attorney can address several issues such as:
General estate planning
- Planning for incapacity with alternative decision-making documents and planning for possible long-term care needs, including nursing home care
- Locating the right care and coordinating financial resources to finance the cost of care
- Ensuring the client's right to quality care are all part of the elder law and special needs planning practice
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