Elder Law

Elder law is the branch of law that includes legal planning, advice, and representation for:

  • Entry into a nursing home or assisted living facility
  • Estate planning
  • Asset protection
  • Medicaid planning
  • Medicaid estate recovery
  • Medicaid and Special Assistance applications
  • And more

At Patrick, Harper & Dixon, LLP, our elder law and estate attorneys proudly provide a range of elder law services, from planning for entry into long-term care to applying for Medicaid or Special Assistance benefits. We also handle Medicaid Estate Recovery cases after the death of a Medicaid recipient. Contact us to learn more today.

Special Needs Law

Our Special Needs Law services involve planning for disabled individuals and their families, including assistance in establishing and administering Special Needs Trusts. Our Hickory-based law firm also represents clients in contested and uncontested Incompetency and Guardianship Proceedings and assists with accounting and reporting to the Court.

Our special needs law services include:

  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Guardianship and Incompetency Proceedings

If you would like to speak with an attorney about our elder law or special needs law services today, please contact us to schedule your initial consultation in Hickory, NC.

Attorneys in our firm who focus their practice in this area:

Kimberly H. Whitley

Casey W. Pope

Molly Simpson Gross

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