Elder Law

You never know what the future holds for you and your family. A family member could one day require an expensive nursing home. They could already be requiring this expensive care. You someday find that qualifying for Medicaid is advantageous to you. It is difficult to know what actions are suitable for you and your loved ones when preparing for the future, or in a crisis situation. An elder lawyer can explain the best actions to take when it comes to the complexities of elder law.

David F. Anderson, P.A. is an Elder Law Firm. Our law firm practices in Medicaid and long term planning. Our elder law practices include:

  • Health and personal care planning
  • Powers of attorney and living wills
  • Lifetime Planning
  • Family issues
  • Financial Representation
  • Housing opportunities and financing
  • Income, estate, and gift tax matters
  • Planning for a well spouse when the other requires long term care
  • Asset protection
  • Public benefits, including Medicaid and insurance
  • Capacity
  • Guardianship and guardianship avoidance
  • Resident rights in long term care facilities
  • Nursing home claims
  • Employment and retirement matters
  • Will and trust planning
  • Planning for aging, illness, and incapacity

Medicaid Planning/Medical Eligibility

Nursing home cost and long-term health needs can destroy you financially. Protecting the financial future of your loved ones and your home can be hard to do when trying to plot the difficulties of Medicaid eligibility requirements. We can help you through these issues, while protecting your family, your home, and your savings. We will explain the complexities on Medicaid eligibility in a way that is easy to understand.

Our elder law firm will show you how to keep your assets while maintaining Medicaid eligibility.


Situations in life can change suddenly as people age. Sometimes change comes from an unfortunate incident such as a fall, accident, or sudden illness. Our firm is experienced in going to court and creating a guardianship. We facilitate this process in a speedy manner. We keep it simple so you can put the stress of worrying about your loved one in the past.

We will walk you through the process. There are a lot of decisions to be made. We will ensure that you make the right decisions and we will take actions that work for you. You may want to continue living at home and require a reverse mortgage. You might have considered a nursing home, but have concerns. We will answer all of your questions and help you to determine which living situation is best from you.

Powers of Attorney

Many of our clients come in wondering when the right time is to create a power of attorney. You maybe be pondering what the benefits of creating separate powers of attorney for finances and for health care. We have the answers to these questions. There are many benefits to creating a power of attorney, and separate financial and health care power of attorneys. For example, a financial power of attorney can give you the power of attorney while maintaining government benefits.

We will help you determine whether to get a durable power of attorney or to create a guardianship. David F. Anderson, P.A. will help you to protect your assets and craft the best possible legacy for you.

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