Category Archives: Elder Law

What is Elder Law?

Elder law is a legal practice area that serves the needs of Mississippi’s senior population. Given the myriad needs of seniors in Mississippi, elder law covers a wide range of client issues. An experienced elder law attorney can assist you in a number of ways and ensure that your rights and welfare are protected. Typical […]

  • Posted on: Jan 22 2019
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What Can an Elder Law Attorney Do for Me?

Elder law attorneys specialize in the legal representation of the elderly and their families. Elder law encompasses a wide range of legal issues affecting older adults, including long-term care planning, health care, retirement, guardianship, Medicare, and Medicaid. In addition, elder law attorneys often assist their clients with financial matters and day-to-day issues that affect the […]

  • Posted on: Oct 14 2018
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When A Hero Grows Old

In June, Buzz Aldrin, the second man on the moon, filed a lawsuit against his son Andy, his daughter Jan, and his longtime manager Christina Korp. He alleges they have taken control of his credit cards, used his money for their own gain, undermined his romantic relationships, and slandered him by telling others that he […]

  • Posted on: Aug 3 2018
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Choosing an Elder Law Attorney in Mississippi

Choosing an elder law attorney is a decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. Therefore, when searching for an elder law attorney in Mississippi, it’s important to consider a number of factors before making a final decision. Below are some things to consider when choosing an elder law attorney in Mississippi. 1) Ask for referrals – […]

  • Posted on: Jul 30 2018
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Why Plan for Long-Term Care?

Long-term care encompasses a range of services and supports that a person may need in order to meet his or her needs. Personal care needs typically encompass things like assistance with activities of daily living and medical care. The majority of individuals over 65 years of age require some type of long-term care. Therefore, it […]

  • Posted on: Jul 27 2018
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How Do I Pay for Nursing Home Care?

by lawpromo | Medicaid Myths Families faced with having to pay for nursing home care for a loved one usually get a crash course in the limitations of Medicare and private health insurance. What they find is that Medicare will only pay for a certain amount of nursing home care and private health insurance doesn’t […]

  • Posted on: Sep 8 2017
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