Medicaid Asset Protection Attorney
Helping You Protect Your Health and Your Finances
When an unexpected medical crisis or the early diagnosis of a slowly developing condition creates the need for nursing home planning, it is important to have experienced legal advice to guide you through the process. You will need to make important decisions that could impact your life savings and the care you receive in the future.
At the law office of Sean Patrick Cox, Attorney & Counselor at Law, we have Medicaid asset protection attorney who helps children assisting parents, married couples and individuals make the right decisions about nursing home care and their assets. You do not have to spend all of your assets in order to be eligible for Medicaid. We can help you avoid costly mistakes and guide you towards the right solutions for your situation. There are strategies and planning available to protect your financial assets, your real and personal property, and your life savings from being lost to a nursing home or the government. Do not suffer needless worry that you will lose everything you’ve worked so hard for in planning and saving over the years. We can guide you through this stressful process and assure you that there are sensible solutions to protect you and your family’s assets.
A Full-Service Attorney for Medicaid Planning
Our law firm uses estate planning instruments such as special trusts, special annuities, quitclaim deeds, and numerous other strategies to protect your assets. We will carefully examine your situation and discuss your options. We can also discuss emergency planning and continuing care contracts that will ensure that your nursing home cannot discontinue care.
Even in the midst of a medical crisis, our Medicaid asset protection attorney can handle all aspects of Medicaid planning and the application process. It is our goal to help our clients and their loved ones get the care they need at this time in their lives.
Talk with A Medicaid Planning Lawyer Today
Talk with an attorney today about medicaid and nursing home planning by calling us at (616) 942-6404. Schedule your free consultation here with one of our attorneys servicing Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and West Michigan.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What Medicaid asset protection Attorneys Do?
Medicaid asset protection attorneys help clients develop proactive plans to protect their assets from the devastating costs of a nursing home. No one plans to be in a nursing home, however, it is always best to hope for the best an plan for the worst. On a proactive basis, there are a whole host of estate planning options and other planning tools to help clients protect their asset from ever being taken by a nursing home or the government. The farther ahead we plan, the more we can protect. If a client has not planned ahead, there are still devices attorneys can use through annuities, promissory notes, special trusts, deeds, transfers to spouses and other methods that can be implement in order to protect client’s assets.
2. Is Medicaid asset Planning Legal?
Yes, Medicaid asset planning is not only legal, it is thoroughly vetted and reviewed by the State of Michigan as we must show the State a paper trail of everything we did on the asset protection side.
3. When Should You Recommend the Medicaid Asset Protection attorney to Your Clients?
Everyone who is 60 years or older should meet with an Asset Protection attorney. Eighty percent of us our going to require long term care at some point in our lives. You have everything to gain and nothing to lose by meeting with an Asset Protection Attorney.