Elder Law and Estate Planning – What’s the Difference?

Most people know what an estate planning attorney does, but the term “elder law” can be a little more confusing.  The concerns between the two overlap.  But there are definitely some important distinctions. The SimilaritiesNo matter how old we are, life can deliver some hard knocks. Most of us hope for the best, but try […]

When is “Living Probate” Necessary?

If you become incapacitated, who is going to take care of you?  You will not be able to make medical decisions for yourself and you will not be able to manage your day-today affairs.  If you do not have the appropriate estate plan in place, your family may be headed to the probate court long […]