Attorneys who concentrate their practices in Elder Law, focus on providing legal services–primarily to senior citizens and others who are looking to plan for their life as they age.
- Elder Law attorneys work closely with families dealing with the onset of Alzheimer’s and dementia.
- Elder law attorneys also work with families with disabled children and family members with illnesses and legal issues.
- As our average life spans have increased, elder law attorneys have stepped in to ensure needs for an ageing population are effectively anticipated and legally supported.
ELDER LAW ATTORNEYS:
- Focus on helping you to understand your legal options and rights as you age.
- Understand that there are often emotional and legal details that need to be addressed when dealing with chronic illnesses, medical emergencies and end-of-life planning.
- Will help you to anticipate and prepare for the legal aspects of illness, ageing and death, such as:
- The importance of wills and trusts.
- Probate proceedings and the disposition of your assets.
- Planning for a minor or adult with special needs.
- The importance of a living will and a durable power of attorney.
- The importance of creating a plan for your long-term care and understanding your eligibility for financial assistance through Medicaid Planning.
- The importance of finding a trusted individual to be your executor or trustee.
- The importance understanding ways to preserve your assets to minimize tax liability and long-term care costs.
Elder Care attorneys are prepared to ask you about your wishes and to create a plan for your life–and your death–that is customized to your needs and circumstances.
If you are ready to meet with an Elder Law attorney or have additional questions, please feel free to contact us today.
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Scott Bloom is one of the most caring, responsive, elder law attorney you can find in central New Jersey. He has been a great support not only for my parents but also for me and my siblings. We are deeply grateful for everything he has done over the past 3 years. I am thankful ever day that he came into our lives. In the past year, we lost our father to the terrible disease of dementia, but we are relieved to know that our mother is still in good hands with Scott by her side. Our entire family highly recommends Scott Bloom and his team!
The Law Office of Scott D. Bloom prides itself in creating a family relationship with it’s clients. Elder Law is important and home visits are also very important. We meet with families in Assisted Living Communities, Skilled Nursing Facilities or anywhere they feel comfortable. We want to meet with all parties involved with the senior(s) in question so as to get a thorough understanding of all issues involved. While the senior is our client, we recognize the needs of other family members to be involved, to the fullest extent possible in the decisions and choices being presented. Initial consultations are always free, we charge nothing to discuss a potential client’s situation . We feel this is very important and our way of showing that we truly care and take a stake in the client’s situation.
The Firm covers both Pennsylvania and New Jersey and since we go to the client – distance is not an issue. The firm specializes in all aspects of Elder Law, including but not limited to, Medicaid Planning, Wills & Trusts, Estate Administration and Probate, Estate Planning. Scott Bloom is credentialed with the Veterans Administration to help with VA Pension Applications. The firm also prides itself in helping with transitioning services, including downsizing and moving services.
The Law Office of Scott D. Bloom also handles other types of law cases – Real Estate, Divorce and Family Law, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury and Traffic and Drivers License Issues.
We would welcome an opportunity to meet and discuss how our Firm can possibly help your clients and their families. Many issues-one firm. We strive to provide the best service. Our clients are our top priority. Allow us to show you what “putting the client first” truly means.
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Life Care Planning should be handled by an elder law attorney. Their clients should be primarily senior citizens and they should specializes in eldercare matters across the board.
When it’s time to start making decisions about our care, our finances and our wishes, it is very important to find someone we trust. An elder law attorney can help guide your way through your journey of life care planning. Many lawyers touch on elder care issues but the majority of these attorneys’ clients may not be seniors.
Life Care Planning can be talked about at your home!
Sitting down and talking about life care planning can often be very overwhelming. What would you say if a qualified Elder Law attorney would make a house call to talk about your personal matters in the comfort of your own home? Would that make you more comfortable?
The Law Office of Scott D. Bloom understands that seniors and their families are dealing with many emotional issues. Moreover, most people wait until they need to make these decisions in the short term. Most of the time, this happens due to a crisis as opposed to a family planning ahead for the future.
Let Scott Bloom make your life care planning easier by calling today to schedule a free consultation in the comfort of your own home. All of your questions will be answered and the start of your planning can get underway.
We want to be the elder law attorney and firm for the rest of your life and walk with you every step of the way. From our home to yours, The Law Office of Scott D. Bloom is here to help in whatever legal and supportive way possible.
Scott Bloom Is Proud to Be a Part of Upcoming “Ask the Attorney” Panel in Princeton, New Jersey
The next Mercer County Network Connections forum will feature Scott Bloom as an “Ask the Attorney” speaker. It will address Elder Law issues.
The purpose of the presentation is to answer questions from professionals who care for and also advocate for seniors. Professionals are often approached by their clients, residents and families with legal questions that are hard for them to answer. The forum gives them the chance to ask questions and to educate themselves on elder care law issues.
Joining Scott Bloom on the Attorney panel is Carl Archer of Carl Archer Law and Victor Medina of Medina Law Group.
The “Ask the Attorney” forum will be held:
- Wednesday March 12th
- 8:30 am
- Brandywine at 155 Raymond Road in Princeton, New Jersey