Category: Elder Law


4 Ways Filial Responsibility Laws Can Affect You

Your folks clothed you, bandaged your skinned knees, and fed you dinner for years. And now, it may be time to return the favor, figuratively anyway. Did you know that some states make it your legal responsibility to support your parents financially? It’s true, and without some proactive planning, you may be at risk of footing the bill for your parents’ high-dollar medical debt. 

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Elderly couple making a deal

Do I Need an Elder Law Attorney?

You wouldn’t hire an accountant to fix your car, or a mechanic to prepare your tax returns. By the same token, a general practice attorney isn’t the best choice for legal matters involving the seniors in your life. The better choice is an elder law attorney, who specializes in legal issues that arise for seniors and their families.

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