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...

Make Your Estate Planning Personal

Estate planning seems personal because it is all about you, your assets, your beneficiaries, and everything in between.  In reality, however, estate planning documents are very impersonal because they are drafted for the purpose of conveying legal concepts; no one –...