Sarasota Elder Law Attorneys
Advocates in Aging Is Here for You
Aging is a natural phenomenon that affects us all. While we all hope it will be a healthy and meaningful process, we recognize that this may not always be the case. Maturing adults are concerned with preserving self-dignity and control in the face of advancing age, as well as meeting the financial costs of growing older, which is often accompanied by the onset of illness.
Our Elder Law attorneys in Sarasota are recognized specialists in advising and assisting clients in planning for the contingencies of later life. For over forty years we have developed the knowledge and skills needed to help you with every aspect of elder law, from Medicaid qualification, veterans benefits and facility placement and discharge.
Our Elder Law Services
Perhaps you or a loved one has been diagnosed with demensia or chronic illness. Questions such as whether to seek care in home or move into into a nursing home or assisted living facility might arise. How this care is secured and paid for may seem daunting. This is a great time to consult a lawyer and ensure your future is secure. From ensuring the stability of your financial future to creating a care plan for family members with special needs, an experienced elder law attorney can provide you with the guidance you need to feel more secure as you and your family age.
We offer a full range of elder law services, including:
- Medicaid and Social Security assistance
- Healthcare planning
- Long-term care planning
- Guardianships and conservatorships
- Powers of attorneys
- Estate planning
- Trusts, wills, and living wills
- Veteran’s benefits assistance
- Elder abuse, nursing home abuse, and elder exploitation cases
Do You Need an Elder Law Attorney?
Are you 65 or above? Thinking about applying for Medicaid, estate planning or creating a trust/will? Wondering if you need to contact an Elder Law Attorney to accomplish these tasks?
The 2015 Census recorded almost 48 million people in the US are over 65 years of age.
In 30 years that amount will likely double. There are a variety of issues that arise with age. You may be tempted to rely on your family and close friends, but an elder law attorney is a professional with hands-on experience helping people like you navigate these obstacles and can provide you options that were not known before.
An elder law attorney can provide you with legal advice on preparing and planning for:
- Long-term care
- What happens to your estate
- Veteran Benefits
Our team at Advocates in Aging understands the hardships that arise with age. We have experience helping Americans understand their legal options and guide you through the process of applying and obtaining the benefits you need. Contact us today to discuss your case and schedule a consultation!
We Work Hard to Protect Seniors
When the unexpected happens, it can be overwhelming, and you may feel like you don’t have many options. You are not alone in this. However, it is never too late to consult with a lawyer. We can help. Advocates in Aging has been helping elderly clients and their families navigate these difficult situations since 1983. Our elder law attorneys in Sarasota can evaluate your current situation and provide you with a plan for the future that best suits your needs. We can also work directly with caregivers, spouses, children, doctors, and other representatives to ensure that you are protected and that your best interests are represented.
Are you a senior who is struggling with a legal issue? Our Sarasota elder law attorneys are here to help. Call Advocates in Aging at (941) 242-7270.
Testified Before Congress, Helped Draft Laws Protecting Florida’s Elders and Works with Attorneys Throughout the U.S.
Track Record Of Success
As the First Elder Law Firm in Sarasota, The Best Results and Satisfaction of Our Clients are the Most Important
Highly Experienced Attorneys who are Constantly Evolving With the Newest Laws
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Our family is ready to take care of your family. Contact us today!(941) 242-7270