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Veterans Benefits

Veterans Benefits Lawyers in Sarasota

Providing Caring & Capable Representation since 1983

Dealing with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) can be frustratingly complicated. If you need to file a claim or go through the appeals process, it is a good idea to consult an experienced veterans benefits attorney in Sarasota. At Advocates in Aging, we have been helping veterans for over 36 years. We are proud to help clients take advantage of their VA benefits, alert them to the veterans benefits they are entitled to but may not be aware of, and assist with planning to ensure eligibility for VA benefits. Veterans pension and aid & attendance is often crucial additional income needed veterans or their surviving spouses who need home based care or are entering an assisted living facility.

To discuss your case with a knowledgeable veterans benefits lawyer today, contact Advocates in Aging at (941) 242-7270.

We Can Help You With Eligibility for VA Pension and Aid & Attendance Benefits and File a Claim with the VA

The Department of Veterans Affairs offers a wide range of benefits. However, filing a claim is notoriously complicated, and all too often, eligible veterans are denied the benefits to which they are entitled. The VA issued new rules in October 2018 including a new asset and income cap, transfer penalties, and additional eligibility guidelines. Our goal is to help educate veterans on their planning options to help them secure the benefits they need.

Veterans Benefit Brochure 8.6.19

Veterans benefits include:

  • Veterans Healthcare
  • Veterans Life Insurance
  • VA Pension and Aid & Attendance benefits
  • Disability compensation
  • Special Monthly Compensation (SMC)
  • Burial and memorial benefits
  • Death pension and survivor benefits
  • Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) and Parents’ DIC

If you are struggling to determine which veterans benefits you are eligible for, an attorney familiar with veterans benefits can help.

We Can Help with Veterans’ Benefits Appeals

Have you filed a claim with the Department of Veterans Affairs and been denied a benefit you know you are eligible for? Advocates in Aging can help. We understand how essential these benefits are, and we know how difficult it can be to navigate the appeals process alone. Our Sarasota veterans benefits attorneys are well-versed in all aspects of this area of law, and we can help you throughout the appeals process. We believe in providing aggressive yet compassionate advocacy for all veterans, and we are committed to concerned, personal representation. When you work with us, you are our priority.

Were you denied your veterans benefits claim? Call Advocates in Aging at (941) 242-7270 for help. We have same-day appointments available.

What Makes Advocates in Aging

The Right Choice For You?
  • Nationally Known

    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

  • Comprehensive Representation

    Highly Experienced Attorneys who are Constantly Evolving With the Newest Laws

  • Free 30 Minute Case Evaluation

    Offering Free Consultations in Person or By Phone

  • Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc.
  • The Florida Bar
  • Avvo - 10.0
  • Super Lawyers 10 years - Ira Weisner

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Experience & Results Advocates in Aging has worked with many families to successfully take care of all their probate, medicaid planning, and guardianship planning needs. 

Our family is ready to take care of your family. Contact us today!

(941) 242-7270