nursing homes

Demystifying Nursing Homes

By: Jeffrey A. Nirenstein, Vice President

Category: Elder Law

Long-term care is a matter that elder law attorneys frequently counsel clients about. There are people who are looking ahead toward their own future in a practical manner, and they want to be prepared. Of...

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estate taxes

Estate Taxes: Five Things You Need to Know

By: Jeffrey A. Nirenstein, Vice President

Category: Estate Tax

There are some misconceptions out there about estate taxes. In this blog post, we will provide you with the five essential facts about death taxes that everyone should understand. Federal Estate Tax We have an...

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Medicaid and Nursing Home Care: A Primer

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Elder Law

When you are planning ahead toward your senior years, there are a few important things that you should know about nursing home care. One of them is the simple fact that most people require some...

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elder law attorneys

Elder Law Attorneys Are In Demand

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Elder Law

Times change, and different eras take on different identities. Right around now, we are experiencing a very interesting phenomenon in the United States. The baby boomer generation is comprised of people who were born between...

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What Is Nursing Home Asset Protection?

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Elder Law

The concept of asset protection is usually applied to potential lawsuits, but there is another type of asset protection that everyone should be concerned about. It can be hard to envision a time when you...

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Is Avoiding Probate Really Necessary?

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Probate

You may come across mention of the term “probate avoidance” if you are poking around looking for estate planning information. This can make you wonder if avoiding probate is really necessary. Let’s look at the...

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Estate planning

Resolve to Plan Your Estate in 2016

By: Jeffrey A. Nirenstein, Vice President

Category: Estate Planning

We have now entered 2016, and people often take care of things that they have been procrastinating about when they experience a sense of renewal as the calendar turns over. This is a spirit that...

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