Elder Care Lawyer

The specialized elder care lawyers at ElderLawLexington focus on the particular needs of seniors in Kentucky.ElderLawLexington | McClelland & Associates, PLLC focuses on the particular needs of seniors, those with special needs and their families. Our elder care lawyers address the legal and social issues affecting seniors, the disabled, vulnerable adults and their families. Our goal is to address every contingency you and your family may face aging, illness or incapacity. The skilled and trusted legal counsel at ElderLawLexington will help you or a family member navigate the complexities of elder care and asset preservation.

Elder care law encompasses a wide range of practice areas including: Medicaid planning, special needs planning, guardianship, estate planning, asset protection, Veterans benefits and more. The elder care lawyers at ElderLawLexington help seniors protect their assets against the high cost of nursing home care, allowing them to remain independent for as long as possible and to enjoy the peace of mind that comes from knowing there is a plan in place for the future.

You never know what the future holds for you and your family. A family member could require an assisted living or expensive nursing home. They could require extensive care. It is difficult to know what actions are suitable for you and your loved ones when preparing for the future or in a crisis situation. The elder care lawyers at ElderLawLexington can provide referrals or explain the best actions to take when it comes to elder care.

Our focus areas at ElderLawLexington include:

  • Counseling about long-term care options
  • Protecting assets for a spouse and family when at-home, assisted living or nursing home care is needed
  • Obtaining Medicaid long-term care benefits
  • Finding and keeping appropriate long-term care services
  • Advance planning for your estate to ensure flexibility as circumstances change
  • Administration of your estate or trust

Providing guided, thoughtful and prudent planning, ElderLawLexington empowers all of our clients to live full and secure lives to their greatest potential. Our assistance typically involves defining and implementing life and legal plans that address unique legal needs in each of the following practice areas:

  • Durable Advanced Directive for Healthcare
  • Durable Financial Powers of Attorney
  • Elder Care Planning
  • Guardianship and Conservatorship
  • Independent Living Options
  • Irrevocable Medicaid Trusts
  • Long-Term Healthcare Options
  • Medicaid Estate Recovery
  • Medicaid Law
  • Medicaid Application and Planning
  • Medicare Arrangements
  • Nursing Home Issues
  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • Real Property
  • Revocable and Irrevocable Trust Planning
  • Special Needs Trusts & Administration
  • Supplemental Security Income Issues
  • Trusts and Wills

ElderLawLexington is tied into a system of social workers, psychologists, geriatric care managers and other elder care professionals who can also be of assistance to their clients. Our elder care lawyers bring more to our practice than expertise in elder law. We have an understanding of the elderly that allows our staff to ignore the myths related to aging. At the same time, we recognize and empathize with some of the true physical and mental difficulties that often accompany the aging process.

Elder care planning is a comprehensive approach that focuses on the quality of life for later years and the quality of life for family and loved ones during and after their lifetime. ElderLawLexington develops nurturing, compassionate, attentive relationships with our clients. When everything is combined, these comprise the core of our daily mission to exceed our clients’ expectations through securing and protecting them and their families’ future.

The elder care law firm to contact in Lexington, Kentucky is ElderLawLexington - McClelland & Associates, PLLC. Phone (859) 543-0061.