Elder law issues can be complex. One wrong word or move can mean the difference between a good result and disaster should you become incapacitated or if other unexpected issues should occur in your senior years. An elder law attorney can help you plan for what will happen, if you should become mentally or physically incapable of taking care of yourself and your own personal business matters.
For many people, what comes to mind when they think about estate planning, is how much money they will be able to save in taxes as assets are passed from one generation to the next. While that is certainly an important part of any plan, there is much more to consider so that a person and his or her family are protected for the future.