Category Archives: Elder Law

Fourteen Ways to Preserve Your Assets with the Medicaid Laws Seminar – May 2024

Fourteen Ways to Preserve Your Assets with the Medicaid Laws Seminar

Elder Law Attorney Robert Friedman, drawing on over forty-five years of estate planning legal experience, will be presenting the “Fourteen Ways to Preserve Your Assets with the Medicaid Laws” seminar at the Clarence Town Park Clubhouse 10405 Main Street, Clarence, NY 14031 on May 22, 2024 at 10 AM. Learn how to preserve your assets if […]

Can You Be Sued for Your Parents NY Nursing Home Bill?

Can You Be Sued for Your Parents NY Nursing Home Bill

Even if you signed your parent’s New York nursing home admissions agreement, you cannot be sued for their nursing home bill if you did not have access to their funds. Do not let the nursing home lawyers try to tell you otherwise by threatening “breach of contract” lawsuits. Nursing home lawyers have been sued for […]

Understanding the Basics of Elder Law in New York

Understanding the Basics of Elder Law in  New York

Elder law in New York encompasses a wide array of legal issues affecting the elderly population and their families. From estate planning to long-term care, understanding the basics of elder law is crucial for ensuring the well-being and protection of seniors in the state. Friedman & Ranzenhofer, PC, is committed to guiding individuals through the […]

Addressing Family Conflicts in Elder Law Matters: Mediation in New York

Addressing Family Conflicts in Elder Law Matters: Mediation in New York

Navigating the complexities of elder law often involves more than just legal procedures; it requires sensitivity, understanding, and adept conflict resolution skills. In New York, families facing legal issues related to elder care and estate planning may find themselves embroiled in emotionally charged disputes. In such cases, mediation emerges as a powerful tool to foster […]

Protecting Your Assets: Brighton, NY Elder Law and Asset Protection

Protecting Your Assets Brighton NY Elder Law and Asset Protection

As you embark on the journey of safeguarding your assets, it is essential to gain a thorough understanding of the legal options available to you. Whether you are considering estate planning, Medicaid planning, or long-term care planning, our aim is to provide you with the knowledge and guidance necessary to navigate these complex areas with […]

Common Misconceptions About Elder Law in Livingston County, NY

Common Misconceptions About Elder Law in Livingston County NY

As individuals age, there’s often a heightened need for legal planning to ensure their well-being and protect their assets. Elder law encompasses a broad spectrum of legal matters specifically tailored to address the unique needs of older adults. However, despite its importance, there are several common misconceptions surrounding elder law, particularly in Livingston County, NY. […]

2024 Nursing Home Medicaid Guide Released

2024 Nursing Home Medicaid Guide Released

New York Elder Law Attorneys Friedman & Ranzenhofer, PC have announced the release of their free 2024 NY Medicaid Guide which answers many frequently asked questions, such as: What are the 2024 asset and income levels that allow Medicaid eligibility? What are the 2024 Medicaid penalty regional rates throughout New York State? What resources are not […]

Understanding the Honeoye Falls, NY Surrogate’s Court and Its Role in Elder Law

Understanding the Honeoye Falls NY Surrogate's Court and Its Role in Elder Law

In the realm of Elder Law, navigating legal processes and safeguarding the rights of older individuals is of paramount importance. One crucial aspect of this legal landscape is the Surrogate’s Court, a key institution in the legal system that plays a pivotal role in matters related to estates, wills, and guardianship. In Honeoye Falls, NY, […]

How to Choose the Right Elder Law Attorney in Orleans County

How to Choose the Right Elder Law Attorney in Orleans County

Elder law is a specialized field that focuses on legal issues affecting the elderly population. As individuals age, they may encounter a range of legal concerns, including estate planning, Medicaid eligibility, long-term care planning, and more. Navigating these complex legal matters can be challenging, which is why it’s essential to have a knowledgeable and experienced […]

Chili, Rochester Elder Law, and Tax Implications: What You Need to Know

Chili Rochester Elder Law and Tax Implications What You Need to Know

As our population continues to age, elder law has become an increasingly important legal field, especially in places like Chili and Rochester, New York. Many seniors and their families find themselves facing complex legal issues related to healthcare, estate planning, and taxation. This article aims to shed light on the intersection of Chili and Rochester […]