Estate and Medicaid Planning for the Elderly

Elder Law Services

Elder law refers to legal services designed to help protect the financial assets, health and physical needs of senior citizens. A major part of our elder law practice is helping clients plan for retirement and Medicaid eligibility in the event long-term care is needed. Wherever you are in the state, call a New York lawyer for Medicaid planning today at 845-764-9656 or toll free at 866-303-9595. We have substantial experience in matters facing the elderly, including issues related to:

  • Long-term care planning
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Landlord/tenant issues
  • Guardianship
  • Nursing home negligence personal injury litigation
  • Estate planning services

Protecting the needs and rights of elders includes helping senior citizens protect their spouses and adult children from unnecessary probate issues and inheritance taxes upon death. We provide a full range of estate planning services to help families protect their assets through a variety of probate instruments, including:

Do not put off estate planning and elder law planning until it is too late. Protect your assets.

At Jacobowitz and Gubits, we pride ourselves in our roles as counselors to our clients. We have helped establish estate plans for families of relatively limited means to estates valued at over $20,000,000. Our detailed approach to establishing wills, trusts, powers of attorney and other estate planning documents ensures the protection of your rights, wishes and assets. Our lawyers are also experienced at preparing business succession plans for family-owned and closely held companies.

Contact us for more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced elder law and estate planning lawyer. To serve you better, we have offices in Walden and Monticello.