Buffalo, New York Elder Law Attorney

Trusted attorneys help individuals and families cope with aging

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Over decades of practice, Rob Gurbacki, Dan Schuller, and Jay Ricketts have counseled thousands of individuals and families on elder law issues and helped them to plan effectively for catastrophic healthcare costs or nursing home expenses.  Elder law applies to the difficult and often complicated financial, medical and residential issues and decisions that older people and their families face.  Hall, Ricketts,Schuller & Gurbacki, P.C. provides advice and legal assistance on these important matters, including—
  • Elder abuse
  • Estate planning
  • Guardianship
  • In-home help
  • Living wills
  • Medical care
  • Medical insurance
  • Pensions
  • Powers of attorney
  • Retirement planning
  • Social Security benefits

Housing and healthcare options for the elderly

There are many choices of living arrangements and levels of healthcare for the elderly.  Our lawyers are well informed about the available options and have extensive experience helping individuals and families make decisions about—
  • Assisted living
  • Extended care facilities
  • Health Care proxies
  • Home health aides
  • Hospice care
  • Independent living
  • Medicaid Planning
  • Medicaid qualification
  • Retirement communities
  • Medicare issues
  • Nursing homes
  • Reverse mortgages
  • Supplemental health insurance

Article 81 guardianships and powers of attorney

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Our firm is experienced in representing families in need of a guardianship for elder relatives who are not able to care for themselves or to control their finances due to physical or mental limitations.  The guardian then makes financial, legal and healthcare decisions for the dependent person, known as a ward.

The law also provides some less restrictive alternatives to guardianship:
We listen to your concerns and advise on the relative benefits of the different options, depending on the situation.
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Contact The Law Offices of Hall, Ricketts, Schuller & Gurbacki, P.C. online or call 716-652-0828 for experienced, ethical, understanding and responsive assistance with all your legal needs in the greater Buffalo, NY area.
471 Main Street
East Aurora, NY 14052
Telephone: 716-652-0828
Fax: 716-652-2058
Monday-Friday 9-5pm

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