Category Archives: Elder Law

What is the Difference Between First-and Third-Party Special Needs Trusts? A Wills and Trusts Attorney Explains If you have a loved one with special needs, you probably know that special needs trusts are used to financially support them without risking their ability to qualify for government benefits. But you may not be familiar with the […]

Davidson Law Group Explains What You Should Know About Texas Wills A will informs the probate court how you want your estate to be handled after you pass. To make a valid will in Texas, you must have legal capacity, testamentary capacity, and testamentary intent. Additionally, certain formalities must be followed. What exactly does that […]

Davidson Law Group Explains the Pros and Cons of Adult Guardianship If you have a loved one who is intellectually or physically disabled, you may need to consider legal guardianship or conservatorship. Whatever your unique circumstances may be, it’s important to understand the pros and cons of adult guardianship so you can make the best […]

All About Alzheimer’s Disease with Davidson Law Group The number of Americans living with Alzheimer’s is growing fast — an estimated 5.7 million Americans of all ages have the disease. In today’s blog, the expert elder law attorneys at Davidson Law Group discuss the details of Alzheimer’s, including signs, symptoms, stages, and treatments. Dementia vs. […]

Elder Law Attorney Discusses Misconceptions About Medicaid Medicaid is a state and federal program designed to assist older people with low-income pay for health services such as nursing home care and medical treatment. The laws regarding Medicaid can be complex and confusing to understand on your own. Luckily, attorneys who specialize in elder law, such […]

What Is The Difference Between An Estate Planning Attorney And An Elder Law Attorney? At some point in one’s life, you will have to begin thinking about estate planning. While it is possible to do this on your own, it is much easier — and much safer — to seek the counsel of an attorney. […]

Questions To Ask Before Hiring An Elder Law Attorney While it isn’t always pleasant to talk about, it is no less true that as you age, things become more uncertain. Eventually, finding an elder law attorney will be a necessity, especially for people with long-term health care needs. Aging presents a unique set of challenges […]