Elder Law Attorney

Elder Law and Estate Planning Services

Our experienced and knowledgeable elder law attorneys help clients create plans to preserve an optimal quality of life and leave their legacy to their loved ones.

Elder law attorney, Aaron Hershman, at his law office.

We provide valuable solutions for individuals seeking guidance in navigating complex legal issues related to aging and long-term care.

When it comes to matters concerning the elderly, having a skilled and knowledgeable elder law attorney is crucial. An elder law attorney specializes in legal issues that affect older adults, such as estate planning, long-term care planning, guardianship, and Medicare or Medicaid eligibility.

Our elder law attorneys provide invaluable guidance and support to seniors and their families. We understand the unique challenges faced by older adults and are well-versed in the complex laws and regulations that govern their rights and protections.

Whether it’s creating a comprehensive estate plan, navigating the intricacies of long-term care options, or advocating for the rights of an elderly client in a legal dispute, we help ensure our clients receive the care they deserve while preserving their assets and safeguarding their interests.

Elder law attorneys meeting in Branford, Connecticut.

Ensuring Eligibility for Medicaid

When it comes to ensuring eligibility for Medicaid, it is essential to seek the guidance of an elder law attorney.

Our legal professionals specialize in navigating the complex rules and regulations surrounding Medicaid benefits.

We provide you with expert advice on how to structure your assets and income in a way that meets the eligibility requirements for Medicaid.

Our estate law attorneys can also assist in creating a comprehensive estate plan that protects your assets while still allowing you to qualify for this vital healthcare program.

Pre-Planning Asset Protection Strategies

When it comes to protecting assets, it is crucial to have a solid pre-planning strategy in place.

Pre-planning asset protection strategies with an elder law attorney provides peace of mind for individuals and their loved ones. It allows them to take control of their financial future and safeguard their hard-earned assets from unexpected events or long-term care expenses.

Our attorneys guide individuals and families in developing effective asset protection strategies ensuring that they can effectively plan for the future while preserving their wealth for themselves and future generations.

Hershman Legal Group is a law firm in Branford, Connecticut.

Crisis Planning Strategies

By implementing proactive crisis planning strategies, we can help you prepare for unforeseen events such as health emergencies, financial challenges, or legal disputes.

Our attorneys stay up-to-date with the latest laws and regulations relevant to crisis planning to provide accurate and reliable advice to our clients — ensuring their interests are safeguarded during difficult times.

Crisis planning strategies may include:

  • Asset transfers to a caregiver child
  • Transfers to children through a personal services contract
  • Medicaid Compliant Immediate Annuities
  • Pension benefits for veterans and their spouses

Incapacity Planning

Incapacity planning is not just for the elderly.

In the blink of an eye, anyone can have an accident or life altering circumstance, rendering them seriously injured and unable to continue to express their opinions.

Our elder law attorneys make sure you have the right documents in place to protect you in these situations.

These documents may include:

  • Comprehensive Wills and Trusts
  • Living Wills
  • HIPPA Privacy Releases
  • Healthcare Powers of Attorney
  • Financial Durable Powers of Attorney
  • Standby Guardianship for Minor Children
Hershman Legal Group is a law firm in Branford, Connecticut.

Our Attorneys

Aaron Hershman, Esq.

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Peter D. Hershman, Esq.

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Oscar (Ozzie) M. Parente, Esq.

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