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Elder Law Attorneys & Legal Services

As the population grows older and lives longer, new legal challenges arise. No one likes getting older. We know that issues such as financial planning and long-term health care arrangements can be daunting. At Reed Longyear we believe that proactive planning is the best solution. Our elder law attorneys review your goals in order to determine the best options for your situation, identify potential challenges, possible solutions, and select trusted decision makers.

Proactive Planning for Sensible Solutions

While this can be a difficult topic for many families, our knowledgeable and friendly elder law attorneys will patiently guide you through the decision making process. We are committed to educating you about the array of available options and working with you to choose the best solution for your family’s needs, giving you peace of mind for the future.

Practical solutions to elder law matters can be:

  • Powers of Attorney
  • Advanced Health Care Directives
  • Long-term Home Care Arrangements
  • Guardianship
  • Vulnerable Adult Protection Orders
  • Last Will and Testament
  • Medicaid Planning
  • Special Needs Trusts

Elder Abuse and Nursing Home Neglect

Elder abuse can be defined as physical and/or emotional abuse, purposeful neglect or negligence, abandonment, and exploitation. It is an extremely complex issue and if you suspect or have concerns about elder abuse, please contact us today to discuss the details of the situation at (206) 624-6271.