Cook County Elder Law Attorneys | Elder Law Lawyers, Cook County IL

Cook County Elder Law Attorneys | Elder Law Lawyers, Cook County IL

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The purpose of a free consultation is to determine whether our firm is a good fit for your legal needs. Although we often discuss expected results and costs, our attorneys do not give legal advice unless and until you choose to retain us. Although most consultations are complimentary, some may carry a charge depending on the type of matter and meeting location.

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O'Flaherty Law of Chicago

1941 N. Elston, Ste. A Chicago, IL 60642

Phone:

(312) 736-1384

E-Mail:

chicago@oflaherty-law.com

Hours: 9 am - 7 pm Monday - Friday 11 am - 3pm Saturday 11 am - 2 pm Sunday

See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.  ​​​

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Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

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What Can I Accomplish With a Good Estate Plan?

In this article, our Cook County elder law attorneys explain some of the key things we can help you accomplish with proper senior planning, including appointment of trustees and executors to manage your estate when you pass, assuring that your assets are distributed to your loved ones according to your wishes, ensuring that your estate does not require a costly probate case in order to be distributed, and ensuring that your estate is not consumed with long-term care expenses.

Cook County elder law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains wha tyou can accomplish with a good estate plan.

Medicaid Planning in Cook County Explained

In this article, our Cook County elder law attorneys explain how to plan for long-term care in Illinois. Many people rely on medicaid to pay some or all of their long-term care expenses.  Medicaid requires that you "spend down" your own assets before becoming eligible for medicaid benefits. Proper long-term care planning will allow you to pass your assets to your loved ones while still becoming eligible for long-term care assistance through medicaid.

Cook County elder law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the requisite mental capacity to execute a will or trust.

Healthcare Powers of Attorney and Financial Powers of Attorney Explained

In this article, our Cook County elder law lawyers explain powers of attorney.  Powers of Attorney are used to prevent the need for a costly and time-consuming guardianship case in the event that you become mentally incompetent.  Financial powers of attorney appoint an agent to make financial decisions on your behalf if you are not able to do so.  Healthcare powers of attorney appoint an agent to make healthcare and other non-financial decisions on your behalf if you are mentally incompetent due to accident, old age, or disease.

Cook County elder law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the requisite mental capacity to execute a will or trust.

Our Cook County elder law lawyers are happy to meet with you in Tinley Park, Elmhurst, Arlington Heights, Bartlett, Alsip, Bellwood, Bensenville, Blue Island, Bridgeview, Brookfield, Buffalo Grove, Burbank, Burr Ridge, Calumet City, Chicago, Chicago Heights, Chicago Ridge, Cicero, Des Plaines, Dolton, Elgin, Elk Grove, Elmwood Park, Evanston, Glenview, Hanover Park, Harvey, Hinsdale, Hoffman Estates, Homewood, Lansing,Melrose Park, Morton Grove, Mount Prospect, Northbrook, Oak Brook, Oak Lawn, Oak Forest, Oak Park, Orland Park, Palatine, Park Ridge, Skokie, South Holland, Wilmette or any other location convenient to you.

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