May 27, 2020
Elder Law Attorney Coral Springs, FL

Avoid Gift-Giving Mistakes

Gifting may be part of your plan for the future, especially if you’ve accumulated wealth and are over the age of 65. However, no matter your […]
April 14, 2020

What a Lockdown in Florida Means for You & Your Important Papers

After Friedman Elder Law prepares legal documents such as wills, trusts, durable powers of attorney and healthcare directives, one of the things our clients often say […]
March 20, 2020

The Impact of Coronavirus on Nursing Homes & Care Facilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has officially entered the United States and is now present in all fifty states. During this stressful time, we all want to spend time […]
March 10, 2020

What to Do After an Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

B. Smith, beloved cookbook author, restaurateur and model, passed away on February 22nd at the age of 70. After her Alzheimer’s diagnosis in 2014, B. and […]
January 23, 2020

How the SECURE Act Affects Your IRA

Enacted at the end of 2019, the SECURE Act (Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act) created big changes for both individuals and employers when […]
December 20, 2019
Veterans Attorney in Florida

How to Qualify for VA Benefits

Everyone deserves to be cared for during their golden years, and that applies even more to our veterans. After years of service, veterans should receive the […]
November 21, 2019
Trust & Estate Attorney

The Importance of Estate Planning for Seniors

You’ve spent your life investing and saving with the goal of enjoying your retirement and passing on the wealth to your loved ones. Maybe you’ve even […]
March 29, 2019
VA Attorney

Special Monthly Compensation: What Is It?

Veterans provide a crucial service to our country. They risk their lives to protect our civil liberties. As a reward for their service, the Department of […]
March 12, 2019
Asset Protection Attorney Delray Beach, FL

What Is A Special Needs Trust And Who Qualifies?

In the beginning, all parents share the same worries: will my child be good to others? Will other children be good to mine? As time goes […]
March 9, 2019
Elder Lawyers Boca Raton, FL

Do You Feel Guilty About Doing What Is Best?

Your parents have taken care of you your entire life. Whether you were sent off to school with a homemade lunch, spent summers in the backyard […]
March 6, 2019
Elder Law Attorney Coral Springs, FL

When Is The Right Time To Move Parents Into Assisted Living?

As your parents age, you will likely see declines in their abilities. Though you love them dearly and do all you can to care for them […]
March 5, 2019
Estate Planning Attorney Sunrise FL

How To Choose An Executor From A List Of Names

Some people are lucky enough to have a list of viable options when considering who to name as the executor of their estate. Often a person […]
February 26, 2019
Elder Lawyers Boynton Beach, FL

Important Considerations When Managing An Aging Parent

Many people cherish the relationships they have with their parents, especially as time goes on. Later in life, however, complications regarding care may begin to arise, […]
February 20, 2019
Medicaid Attorney Tamarac, FL

Who Qualifies For Medicaid?

It is common for people to become disoriented while reviewing eligibility requirements for Medicaid. As a result, many eligible recipients go without Medicaid relief. To help […]
February 12, 2019

Do New VA Rules Affect Benefits For Agent Orange Exposure?

Agent Orange was a defoliant that U.S. forces sprayed across Vietnam during the war. It is widely known today that Agent Orange was incredibly effective at […]
August 10, 2018
Elder Law Attorney Boynton Beach, FL

Why You Should Use a Lawyer for Medicaid Planning

Many seniors and their families don’t use a lawyer to plan for long-term care or Medicaid, often because they’re afraid of the cost. But an attorney […]
August 10, 2018
Medicaid Attorney

Aging Floridians Will Probably be Counting on Medicaid

While some may think of Medicaid is a program that benefits children and others who are of limited income and means even though they are physically […]
December 13, 2018
Asset Protection Attorney

What Assets Aren’t Counted When Determining ICP Eligibility?

Nursing home care can be very expensive. If you or a loved one ends up needing such care, it can be important to be aware of […]
January 2, 2019
Medicaid Lawyer

Overcoming the Stigma of Medicaid

When it comes to Medicaid, there are various matters to consider, from eligibility and successfully moving forward with your application to the benefits you will receive […]