Elder Law And Special Needs Planning/Will Drafting, 2020-21
- Bernard A. Krooks, Esq.; Laura M. Brancato, Esq. (Elder Law & Special Needs Planning); Jessica R. Amelar, Esq. (Will Drafting)
The accompanying forms package includes the Word version of the New York Statutory Short Form Power of Attorney (2021).
• Learn to draft a basic will
• Have at your fingertips a sample will, letters and checklists
• Understand the many distinct fields encountered by elder law practitioners
This practice guide is divided into two parts.
Part One, written by Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., examines the scope and practice of elder law in New York State, covering areas such as Medicaid, long-term care insurance, powers of attorney and health care proxies. Part Two, written by Jessica R. Amelar, Esq., gives the attorney a step-by-step overview of the drafting of a will, from the initial client interview to the will execution.
This practice guide provides an extensive overview to the practice of elder law, special needs planning and will drafting for attorneys entering this field. Health care proxies and related documents, conflicts of interest and ethical considerations, guardianships under MHL Article 81, and Medicaid law, estate and gift tax statutes, and trusts, long-term care insurance, and basic will provisions are all considered. Includes sample letters, forms and checklists.
- November 17, 2020
- 360 pages