Preparing your Estate for your 4-legged children.

We recently added a new face to the Marshall tribe; his name is Gizmo, a beautiful 10-year Brussels Griffon mix who found himself in a precarious situation after his first owner became quite ill.  His owner had not planned for these circumstances and Gizmo found...

Planning Your Veteran’s Benefits Has Never Been More Important

Despite many hopes, COVID-19 is not going away. Over 65-year-olds are more likely to die from it, according to studies. Individuals living in senior living communities, such as independent living, assisted living, memory care, and nursing homes have the highest risk...

Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors

A CDC report reports that one out of every five falls among seniors results in a serious injury like a broken bone or head trauma. Injuries of this sort can make life difficult for an older person to do everyday activities or live on their own. Half of the time, when...

Providing Care For Family Members

It makes sense for a family member to care for a senior at home, rather than paying someone else or an agency? Or uprooting the senior into an institution? The family member can pay the bills, balance the checkbook, keep the house clean, shop and make meals, and take...

Stigmas Associated With Alzheimer’s

Family members often struggle when a loved one begins to lose memory. The person who has been the head of the family may soon fade from the person they once were, leaving their loved ones to wonder what will come next. The stigma associated with Alzheimer’s disease...

Advice for the Newly Single

I handle various types of legal cases, but none is more heartbreaking and emotionally difficult than when I work with someone who just lost their spouse.  It is a turbulent time that can become overwhelming, especially if the deceased spouse was the one who primarily...