Articles on "Elder Law"

A Model Retirement: Money and Legal
December 30, 2003 12:00 am

A Model Retirement: Money and Legal

Alan and Katharine Jung are truly a model for ideal retirement living. Not only have their retirement living decisions been well thought-out and proactive, but they have also embraced the new opportunities that retirement offers and are fully enjoying what they refer to as a “new season in their life.” The couple can certainly offer helpful advice to others concerning retirement living decisions-right down to the downsizing checklist Katharine devised. They did just that during a recent presentation for their […]

A Retirement That is More Than O.K.
September 3, 2003 12:00 am

A Retirement That is More Than O.K.

Two signs hang outside Mrs. Sadie Hofstein’s apartment in Martin’s Run, a continuing care retirement community in Media, PA. One cheerfully announces, “I’m O.K.,” while the other is a more distinguished plaque engraved with “Hofstein House.” Both say a lot about Mrs. Hofstein’s personality, her past, and her future. “I always knew I was going to be in some kind of helping profession.” This is how Mrs. Hofstein explains her work as the administrator of the first apartment house for […]

Planning for the Future: Elder Law
July 24, 2003 12:00 am

Planning for the Future: Elder Law

Philanthropists Lois and John Harris are involved in volunteer activities from Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County to fellowship groups at Twinbrook Baptist Church and volunteer groups for their granddaughter’s elementary school class. This busy couple proclaims that they are “part of the generation for whom ‘retired life’ has taken on a whole new meaning. No longer committed to ‘earning our keep,’ we view ourselves as fortunate to be able to devote our time and energy to rewarding volunteer activities.” […]

June 30, 2003 12:00 am

How To Consult an Elder Law Attorney

Consulting an Elder Law Attorney What is an Elder Law Attorney? Since retirement living decisions are becoming increasingly complex, seniors often find themselves searching for Logo someone who can cater to their specific legal needs. An elder law attorney is an individual who specializes in areas of the law that are particularly relevant to senior citizens and their family members. Elder law attorneys generally focus their practices in cheap nfl jerseys a few of the following areas: estate planning, long-term […]