Legal Matters

Legal Matters

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Older adults face several legal issues that may not be pleasant to think about. But by taking the time to establish your wishes now, you can save you and your loved ones a lot of stress in the future.

Getting Started

  • Identify what’s important to you with regard to financial and healthcare decisions. Implement a plan that will ensure that your wishes are carried out.
  • Once formal documents have been created, place them in an easily found and safe location and plan to review them at least every two years.
  • Estate planning and terminology can be intimidating. A qualified elder law attorney may help.

Elder Law Attorneys

Elder law attorneys have experience with older adults and the physical and mental challenges they face. These lawyers can help you navigate such issues as estate planning and preservation of assets, as well as Social Security, Medicare, and Medi-Cal.

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