The Importance of a Digital Estate Plan

As elder law attorneys we advise our clients every day of the importance of planning ahead. A properly drafted Estate Plan covers all the bases for the management and distribution of your estate in the event you become incapacitated and after your death. […]


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Estate Planning is a Family Affair: What & Why You Need To Tell Your Kids

If you have taken the steps to prepare an estate plan, or are planning to, it is advisable to take the next step and inform your adult children of the details of your intentions. […]


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Planning Your Estate During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic is at the forefront of everyone’s minds right now, and just about everyone has had to make […]


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Hiring a Long Island Medicaid Planning Lawyer is Often Necessary for Both Planning for and Obtaining Medicaid Benefits

Hiring a Long Island Medicaid Planning Lawyer is Often Necessary for Both Planning for and Obtaining Medicaid Benefits

New York (NY) Medicaid is a federal and state-funded program that provides health coverage for long-term care services, including care […]


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Medicare’s Open Enrollment for 2018 Coverage

Medicare’s Open Enrollment for 2018 Coverage

Open enrollment for Medicare for the 2018 year is from October 15, 2017, until December 7, 2017. During this annual […]


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Young People Should Have an Estate Plan

Young People Should Have an Estate Plan

Today, for a number of reasons, many young people have not created an estate plan. However, it is extremely important […]


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Difference Between A Non-hospital Do Not Resuscitate And A Traditional Do Not Resuscitate

Difference Between A Non-hospital Do Not Resuscitate And A Traditional Do Not Resuscitate

In New York State, the Do Not Resuscitate order (DNR) was established in 1985 by a task force then overseen […]


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Retirement Health Care Costs to Be Challenging for Many

Retirement Health Care Costs to Be Challenging for Many

After a life-long career, individuals look forward to their retirement – a time to relax, enjoy time with loved ones, […]


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ask Brian

ask Brian

The round, Formica kitchen table was cluttered with prescription bottles, bowls, pens and a misshapen pile of papers, statements, and […]


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What Should I Do With My Inherited IRA?

What Should I Do With My Inherited IRA?

An Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is a valuable asset to inherit. An IRA is a type of savings account that […]


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