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March 18, 2019

Why is an Elder Law Attorney Different?

Elder law is a practice devoted specifically to the needs of a particular demographic of client as opposed to a particular area of law. All elder […]
February 27, 2019

Questions for the Four Stages of Estate Planning

Age with a plan. Aging without a plan is like traveling without a map or destination. Planning ahead allows you to meet your goals for yourself […]
September 19, 2018

Social Security Disability: My Cousin Got It. Why Can’t I?

Persons that apply for Social Security benefits often become frustrated when they are denied. They are particularly frustrated when they feel that their relative or friends […]
September 17, 2018

Can I Get Veteran’s Disability and Social Security Disability Benefits at The Same Time?

Yes. You can get both Veteran’s Disability and Social Security Disability Benefits at the same time. They are separate and independent programs. Both have their own […]
September 4, 2018

Divorce: Be Careful What You Ask for In Property Settlement with Your Spouse If You Are An SSI/Medicaid Recipient!!!!

If a spouse is receiving Social Security Income benefits and Medicaid, they should be extremely careful in settling and litigating their partition (division) of community property […]
August 28, 2018

Keep the Social Security Administration Updated and Informed

When a person begins receiving Social Security disability benefits, claimants may believe that they don’t need to do anything else. However, the Social Security Administration imposes […]
August 16, 2018

Will an Inheritance or Personal Injury Settlement Effect My Social Security Benefits?

It is not unusual for person’s receiving Social Security benefits to come into money or property by way of inheritance or personal injury settlement or judgment. […]
July 31, 2018

Beware! Homestead Exemption for Louisiana Bankruptcies Applies Only to A Single Person or Married Couple!

Debtors in Louisiana can be exempt from seizures in a Louisiana bankruptcy of equity in their home of $ 25,000.00. Further, if the obligations are related […]
July 26, 2018

The Difficulties of Challenging a Will

Due to the increased number of diagnosed cases of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, there are more potential cases of heirs challenging wills based on the decedent’s […]
July 24, 2018

Will an Inheritance or Personal Injury Settlement Effect My Social Security Benefits?

It is not unusual for person’s receiving Social Security benefits to come into money or property by way of inheritance or personal injury settlement or judgment. […]
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