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Elder Law: Home

Information about estate planning, long-term care, medicaid, medical directives, and nursing home issues.

What is Elder Law

Elder and Special Needs Law are specialized areas of law that involve representing, counseling, and assisting seniors, people with disabilities, and their families in connection with a variety of legal issues, from estate planning to long term care issues, with a primary emphasis on promoting the highest quality of life for the individuals. Typically, Elder and Special Needs Law attorneys address the client’s perspective from a holistic viewpoint by addressing legal, medical, financial, social and family issues. National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NELA), What are Elder and Special Needs Attorneys.

Elder Law: Useful Treatises

Elder Law: Hawaii Resources

Journals & Law Reviews