Elder Law Attorney Jacksonville


It’s Not Just Death and Taxes: You Need an Incapacity Plan That Works When It’s Needed

Estate planning is not only about having a plan in place to deal with what happens at your death.   You need an incapacity plan that works to deal with what happens if you become mentally incapacitated.  In this issue you will learn: ·         What happens without an incapacity plan. […]


New Yorker Magazine Cartoonist Likes Elder Law Attorneys

The popular New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast has created a graphic memoir of coping with her parents’ final years, titled Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? The book has received widespread attention and critical praise. At one point in the book Chast, an only child, takes her parents to see an elder law […]


Elderly Couple Awarded $1.2 Million + Attorneys’ Fees

A financial arbitration panel has ordered  a subsidiary of John Hancock Financial Network to pay nearly $1.6 million to an elderly California couple and the estate of their now-deceased mother.  The sum includes a $454,000 award for attorneys’ fees under California’s elder abuse statutes.  Florida has a similar financial abuse […]