Elder law is the branch of estate planning which, in addition to customary estate planning goals, also considers the available choices for positioning assets to attempt to preserve oneís hard-earned assets against various creditors and expenses including medical and skilled nursing home expenses which concern many senior citizens. There are a number of techniques to qualify an individual for various governmental benefits while at the same time, preserving a substantial amount of assets for the personís family (including a spouse who remains at home). Steckel & Stopp has assisted clients in this continuing evolving area for over sixty-five years.



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