Scott County Elder Law Attorneys | Medicaid Lawyers, Scott County

Scott County Elder Law Attorneys | Medicaid Lawyers, Scott County

Our Scott County elder law attorneys help prepare your financial assets to ensure you and your family's needs are met. We offer experienced, affordable and comprehensive senior planning to give you the peace of mind and ensure your plan are met while giving your matters the attention and care they deserve.

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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 St., Ste. 400A Davenport, IA 52801

Phone:

(563) 503-6910

E-Mail:

davenport@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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Elder Law & Medicaid Planning In Scott County

Medicaid is a health insurance program that provides options for elderly and children that have low incomes.

This gives elderly an opportunity to be eligible for assisted living, nursing, or in-home care, thy must have limited assets and income. In this article, our Scott County senior planning attorneys explain the Medicaid eligibility and requirements and the Medicaid look-back period.

Read more about Scott County medicaid eligibility by our Scott County elder law lawyers about how to plan for long-term care and Medicaid. 

In this video, Scott County elder law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses medicaid eligibility requirements and the look-back period in Scott County.

Avoiding Costly Guardianship Proceedings in Scott County

Mentally handicapped individuals face many challenges, one of which is not being able to make major life decisions over themselves or their assets. In the case of a person becoming mentally incompetent through disease, injury or old age, their immediate family can't simply take over the management of their major life decisions or financial affairs.  

In this article, our Scott County elder law attorneys explain how Powers of Attorney can help avoid the costly and time consuming process of guardianship proceedings by directly stipulating who will handle the affairs in case of incapacity or disability.

Read the full article by our Scott County elder law attorneys about how Scott County guardianship proceedings can be avoided by using Powers of Attorneys.

In this video, Scott County elder law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how using healthcare POAs helps to avoid costly guardianship hearings.

Goals of a Great Estate Plan in Scott County

In this article, our Scott County elder law attorneys discuss how trusts are uses in order to prevent Scott County probate proceedings. Probate matters see the courts distributing assets of a deceased individuals' estate to heirs and creditors. Probate proceedings are a long and costly process and can be avoided by implementing a revocable living trust that transfers money and other estate assets to it during a lifetime.  

The revocable living trust is a legal entity that owns the assets and property during the creators lifetime and that creator has control of it during their lifetime as well as can stipulate what happens to those assets upon their death.

You can read the full article by our Scott County elder law attorneys about what having a great estate plan can accomplish for you and your family.  

In this video, Scott County elder law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how using healthcare POAs helps to avoid costly guardianship hearings.

Our Scott County elder law attorneys are happy to meet with you in Davenport or any other location convenient to you.

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