Elder Law

Jennifer R. Howell, is a Florida Bar Board Certified Elder Law Attorney in Charlotte County. Certification is the highest level of recognition by The Florida Bar of the competency and experience of an attorney.

Elder Law focuses on those issues which affect the elderly and their families. It encompasses a broad understanding of aging and the law and coordinates a client’s estate plan with their long term care plan. Elder law includes consideration of the following:

  • Durable Power of Attorney
  • Qualified Income Trusts
  • Health Care Surrogate Designations
  • Living Wills and Advance Directives
  • HIPAA designations and releases
  • Planning for Long Term Care and Medicaid
  • Asset preservation
  • Residential Alternatives
  • Special Needs Trusts for Disabled Individuals
  • Estate, gift and income tax issues
  • Trusts
  • Wills
  • Probate and Trust administration
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Personal Service Contracts

If you would like additional information or wish to schedule a consultation with Mrs. Howell, you can call the main office number or her Elder Law Assistant, Sue Elgersma, who is a Florida Registered Paralegal, at (941)-205-2525. You may also reach her office by email to her assistant: sue@howell-law-firm.com

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Phone:
(941) 205-2525
E-mail:
Staff@Howell-Law-Firm.com