Dealing with issues relating to aging can be very complex. We work with families to try to protect what they have accumulated from unnecessary loss. Effectively dealing with Elder Law issues involves resolving issues related to real estate, income, estate, and gift taxation, as well as trust, estate, insurance and Medicaid laws and regulations.
In addition to explaining and advising regarding the role that wills, powers of attorney, living wills, revocable trusts and irrevocable trusts, play in the process we can provide you with assistance with nursing home asset protection planning, Medicaid planning, the nursing home application process and the Medicaid application process.
We have decades of experience in dealing with the legal, practical and difficult questions and concerns facing clients who are dealing with the complications of aging. Whether it is considering the best way to pass assets to the next generation, protect themselves or protecting a spouse we are there with experience advice and counsel to protect your interests.
Our Estate Planning and Elder Law team helps our clients implement plans ranging from very simple to complex with advice and documents appropriate for their particular planning needs, including:
Revocable Living Trusts
Irrevocable Trusts, including Grantor Trusts and GRATS
Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
Dynasty trusts and asset protection planning through trusts
Elder law planning
Charitable Remainder Trusts
Living Wills and Powers of Attorney
Assistance in application process for nursing care facility
Review of Medicaid application
Assistance in completing Medicaid application
Attendance of Medicaid application hearings
Maximizing long-term care insurance
In most instances the fees for these services are charged on a flat fee and not hourly basis.
For more information and assistance in this area please call 614.389.9711.
GREGORY S. DUPONT, ELDER LAW ATTORNEY
Greg DuPont, JD, CFP®, is a well-respected estate attorney, financial advisor, public speaker, and published author. He has been serving clients as an estate and tax planning attorney since graduating from Capital University Law School in 1992 and added a wealth component to his practice over 15 years ago. He designed his firm to be the place where finance and law meet. He has been named one of Ohio’s Top 100 lawyers and was also recently named an Ohio Super Lawyer. Greg has been featured on WTVN radio and WCMH television. He is a life-long resident of Central Ohio and resides in Hilliard with his wife, Julia, and his daughter, Sophie.