Certified Elder Law Attorney

Robert McClelland at Elder Law Lexington McClelland & Associates, PLLC is an experienced Certified Elder Law Attorney

Robert McClelland is an active, licensed attorney who continues education in elder law issues and stays up-to-date on the ever-changing regulations and laws that influence seniors today. Mr. McClelland holds an advanced Master of Laws degree in elder law from the Stetson University College of Law and has the rare certification in elder law by the National Elder Law Foundation. With attorneys Mark Maddox, the firm has counseled hundreds of clients concerning elder law issues.

The Attorneys at Elder Law Lexington understand the many elder law issues that are a top concern for Kentucky residents. This is why Elder Law Lexington combines years of experience in probate, wills and trusts with a special focus on the needs of our elderly and special needs clients. We also offer comprehensive legal representation to vulnerable elderly clients who may have been victims of deceit or exploitation.

The clients at Elder Law Lexington are senior citizens or special needs families who have a range of needs, legal and practical. The range of services offered by Elder Law Lexington include:

  • Advance Directives
  • Durable Financial Powers of Attorney
  • Medicaid Asset Protection / Avoidance of Spousal Impoverishment
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Elder Abuse
  • Estate Administration and Probate of Estates
  • Estate Planning – including Trusts and Administration of Trusts
  • Guardianships and Conservatorships
  • Medicaid Applications
  • Orderly Transfer of Wealth upon Death
  • Paying for Long-Term Care
  • Preservation of Assets

Elder law also encompasses referrals for the following:

  • Helping clients address circumstances where undue influence may be preventing an elderly person from making decisions in their own best interest
  • Addressing the exploitation of an elderly individual for personal or financial gains of another
  • Bringing a breach of fiduciary responsibility claim where fraud by money managers, financial advisors, stock brokers or others has been uncovered
  • Challenging a will through probate litigation where elder abuse, fraud, undue influence or lack of capacity may have affected the last will and testament of a loved one

If you or a loved one needs assistance with elder law matters, Elder Law Lexington is here to help. Similarly, if you believe that someone you care about is being victimized because they are elderly, we can help you address the situation and seek relief. When trusted caregivers, neighbors, family, friends or financial managers unlawfully exploit or abuse an elderly person or loved one, Elder Law Lexington believes that justice must be obtained.

Elder Law Lexington - McClelland & Associates, PLLC is dedicated to offering prompt, courteous and reliable assistance to those in need of elder law and special needs planning advice. Our firm welcomes all potential clients to call with questions. We will gladly invest time on initial telephone consultations without fee in order to help determine whether current representation is required. With years of experience in planning for our elderly clients, our attorneys are prepared to provide the sound advice and sophisticated representation needed.

The Elder Law Attorneys at Elder Law Lexington strive to provide the highest quality service available, offering a wide range of elder law services.