FLORIDA SUPREME COURT RULES THAT MEDICAID PLANNING BY NONLAWYERS IS THE UNLICENSED PRACTICE OF LAW

In January 2015, the Florida Supreme Court issued an Advisory Opinion explaining exactly what activities are considered to be the unlicensed practice of law as it pertains to Medicaid planning. Except for licensed attorneys, anyone who advises a Florida Medicaid applicant on how to structure their income and assets in order to become eligible for [...]

By | September 26th, 2018|Elder Law, Medicaid|0 Comments

WHY YOU SHOULD USE AN ELDER LAW ATTORNEY FOR MEDICAID PLANNING

One of the biggest issues our seniors face is paying for long term care in a skilled nursing home or assisted living facility. Most seniors cannot afford up to $100,000 a year to live in a quality facility. Florida’s Medicaid program provides vital financial assistance to many seniors who need long term care. Medicaid is [...]

By | September 18th, 2018|Medicaid|0 Comments