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ElderLaw News
ElderLaw News is a weekly e-newsletter that brings you reports of legal developments and other trends of vital interest to seniors and their advocates. This newsletter is brought to you by The Estate Planning & Elder Law Firm, P.C., William S. Fralin, Esq., President., William S. Fralin, Esq., President.

Happy New Year—A New Leaf

However you frame it, we all make resolutions when the new year begins.

It is never too early to develop an estate plan to make sure what is most precious to you is protected in the way that you wish, if you are incapacitated or not around to do it yourself. This includes making sure the person/people you want to care for you, your children or pets are clearly designated and have clear instructions. The attorneys and staff at the The Estate Planning & Elder Law Firm are experts in all aspects of Estate Planning, which can include a variety of documents such as wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and advance medical directives.

We grow up thinking that Estate Planning is for the wealthy, involving only monetary value. Nothing could be further from the truth! This warrants taking a second look at how we define "value." YOU define what is valuable to you and in your life. 

Estate and disability planning involves making sure you are cared for and your estate is passed on and maintained… according to YOUR wishes. Make estate and disability planning part of your important “to do” list and enjoy the New Year!


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The Estate Planning & Elder Law Firm, P.C. is an elder law firm. We represent older persons, disabled persons, their families, and their advocates. The practice of elder law includes estate planning, estate and trust administration, powers of attorney, advance medical directives, titling of assets and designations of beneficiaries, guardianships, conservatorships, and public entitlements such as Medicaid, Medicare, Social Security, and SSI, disability planning, income tax planning and preparation, care management, and fiduciary services. For more information about The Estate Planning & Elder Law Firm, P.C., please visit our website at http://www.chroniccareadvocacy.com.

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