Areas of Practice
We help explain how to legitimately title (and sometimes reposition) assets to protect clients in many types of estates, i.e., Medicaid, guardianship, probate, tax, bankruptcy, business and family estates.
We help clients with our expertise in bankruptcy law and help them obtain a fresh start again.
Wills, Trusts and Estates Planning
We help clients with properly planning their property transitions and making certain that their property goes to their intended beneficiaries.
We assist in helping clients transfer property, choosing the best entity to hold property and to conduct business and we prepare and create documents that include the transferring of businesses, employment relationships and contracts.
Long-Term Care Planning
We assist clients in knowing their options to finance long-term care in planning and implementing transitions from independence to assisted or skilled care living. We help position clients' assets to extend their resources for as long as possible.
Elder and Disability Care Planning
We provide legal counsel and prepare essential documents, including durable powers of attorney, designation of health care surrogates, living wills, mental health directives, preneed guardian directives, special needs trusts, wills and revocable and irrevocable trusts.
We advise and help implement plans regarding long-term care planning, including assistance with eligibility for government benefits and applying for Medicaid assistance when needed.
We provide assistance with applying for guardianships and with guardianship administration, including voluntary and involuntary guardianships, emergency temporary guardianships and plenary guardianships.
We file, administer and represent individuals and families in the court administration of a decedent’s affairs. We defend and contest testamentary and trust documents that may have been signed improperly.
Special Needs Trusts
We prepare and help implement third party, self-settled and pooled special needs trusts for the purpose of protecting resources for disabled and elderly persons who require or are on governmental assistance.
We assist clients with IRS issues. This representation includes assisting clients through the IRS examination or audit and with the collection process. We represent clients and assist them with offers in compromise, collection due process appeals, garnishment defense, installment agreements, 911s, releases of federal tax liens and federal lien discharges.
We help individual and business clients through commercial matters, including the preparation of buy/sell agreements, employment agreements, shareholder agreements, succession planning and defending and litigating covenants not to complete.
The hiring of an attorney is an important matter that should not be based on advertisements alone. Senior Counsel Attorneys at Law invites you to call our office and schedule an appointment to discuss your specific legal needs.