Why You Need An Elder Law Attorney
Caring for a spouse, a parent, or family member is a tough job. Preparing for the road ahead can be scary and difficult.
Unfortunately, many hesitate on planning for elder care and special needs, either for themselves, their parents, or a child with a disability, and often have to make quick decisions during an emergency.
An elder law attorney can assist in preparing estate planning documents, typically powers of attorney and advanced directives that allow you to make decisions for your family members when they can no longer do this for themselves.
An elder law attorney can also review what assets are available and put together a strategic plan for paying for care. Elder law attorneys provide valuable assistance on Medicaid, Medicare, Veteran’s Benefits, Probate, and Estate planning.
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Once you have completed the process for a loved one, you will want to start planning for yourself. Christina Lesher and her team at the Law Office of Christina Lesher are there to support you every step of the way. Christina Lesher can discuss what estate planning documents you will need, as well as assist you in paying for long-term care.
We can also refer you to other professionals, such as CPAs and financial planners, so you will be able to make plans for the future with peace of mind.
Christina Lesher can assist you with the following:
- Wills and Trusts
- Powers of Attorney
- Special Needs Trusts/ Supplemental Needs Trusts
- Paying for long-term care
Proper and careful estate and long-term care planning maximizes financial resources and brings peace of mind. Contact The Law Office of Christina Lesher in Houston to schedule an initial consultation by calling (713) 529-5900 or using the online contact form.
5615 Kirby Drive Suite 412
Houston, TX 77005
P: (713) 529-5900