Iowa Special Needs Attorneys | Special Needs Lawyers, Iowa

Iowa Special Needs Attorneys | Special Needs Lawyers, Iowa

The Iow special needs attorneys of O'Flaherty Law will help you set up your Supplemental Needs trust and defend the rights of your loved one.

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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 Davenport

201 W. 2nd Street Ste. 400A
Iowa
IL
52801

Phone:

(563) 503-6910

E-Mail:

davenport@oflaherty-law.com

9 am - 5 pm Mon - Friday
After 5 pm by Appointment
11 am - 3pm Saturday & 11 am - 2 pm Sunday by Appointment

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 You Transfer to Your Iowa Special Needs Trust?

Adding a home to a special needs trust is additional benefit when calculating Supplemental Social Security Income. In this article, our Iowa special needs attorneys outline these benefits and explain what you can pay for with Special Needs Trusts. In short, Special Needs Trusts cannot pay for the expenses that SSI typically covers such as utilities, mortgage payments, and groceries.

Read the full article by our Iowa special needs lawyers about transferring your home to your Iowa supplemental needs trust.

In this video, Iowa special needs attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses supplemental needs trusts how they can be used to ensure that you or your loved one with a disability are able to receive gifts, inheritances, and income without jeopardizing entitlement to government benefits.

Iowa Special Needs Planning Explained

Special Needs Trusts are used in planning for the care of individuals with special needs. If someone has a disability in Iowa, they are commonly entitled to Supplemental Security Income if they have less than $2,000 in assets and earn under the maximum amount as described by SSI guidelines. Our Iowa special needs attorneys will help you create a Special Needs Trust to ensure that your loved one with a disability can gain assets and income without reduction of benefits.  

Read the full article by our Iowa special needs attorneys explaining the special needs planning process.

In this video, Iowa special needs attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the process of special needs planning through Special Needs Trusts.

What are Testamentary and Stand-Alone Special Needs Trusts, exactly?

In this article, our Iowa special needs lawyers discuss the differences between stand-alone special needs trusts and testamentary special needs trusts and the pros and cons of each. We answer questions such as:

  • What is a special needs trust?
  • What is a testamentary special needs trust?
  • What is a stand-alone special needs trust?
  • What are the benefits of a stand-alone special needs trust versus a testamentary special needs trust? and,
  • When is a testamentary special needs trust appropriate?

Special needs trusts are a tool that can be utilized for persons with a disability and allows that person to collect assets and receive income without impacting government benefits.

In this video, Iowa special needs attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the process of special needs planning through Special Needs Trusts.

Our Iowa special needs lawyers are happy to meet with you in Scott County, or any other location convenient to you.

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