Elder & Disability Law
We protect the rights of seniors and their families with Medicaid planning, and other asset preservation strategies, as well as estate planning which may include creation of a qualified income trust, supplemental needs trust, or enhanced life estate deed. My office can also handle all matters for individuals seeking a guardianship to protect the interest of an incapacitated individual including least restrictive alternatives. WE HELP YOU EVERY STEP OF THE WAY
A Guide for Maturing Texans. The Texas Young Lawyers Association has prepared this Guide in order to help you understand the laws that affect your daily life and become familiar with the benefits, services and resources available to Seniors.
"Safeguarding Our Seniors" is a video prepared by the Texas Young Lawyers Association designed to heighten awareness of the signs & symptoms of elder abuse. Watch the video and start looking out for seniors in your community starting today!
"The Arc of Texas Master Pooled Trust remains the first and only Texas-based pooled Special Needs Trust designed to improve the quality of life for all individuals with disabilities while providing resources for their ongoing supplemental needs." (Quote from www.thearcoftexas.org) For more information on the Texas Master Pooled Trust, click the link below;
"Researchers estimate that 4.5 million Americans have dementia caused by Alzheimer’s disease and many others have dementia due to other causes. Researchers estimate that as many as 30% to 50% of those aged 85 and older may have dementia." For more information on dementia and what resources are available for those suffering from dementia, read the "Dealing with Dementia" guide, provided by theTexas Young Lawyers Association linked below.