Elder Law

Okaloosa County Elder Law Attorneys

Advocates for the Elderly in Northwest Florida

As a person ages, they encounter new challenges and must address their changing needs. Whether you are an elder yourself seeking assistance or you are the family member of a senior citizen who wants to protect your loved one’s well-being, you need the support of an accomplished attorney.

At Chesser & Barr, P.A., our Okaloosa County elder law attorneys address many of our clients’ financial and legal concerns, all with the goal of ensuring their needs are met today, tomorrow, and well into the future.

As part of our elder law practice, we handle issues involving:

  • Wills and estate planning
  • Health care
  • Advance directives
  • Guardianship
  • Retirement
  • Long-term care planning
  • Durable powers of attorney

If you are seeking an elder law attorney who can help you navigate the complexities of elder law, schedule a consultation with Chesser & Barr, P.A. today.

Call us at 850.610.7471 or contact us online.

Our Elder Law Services

Though many aspects of elder law and traditional estate planning overlap, elder law maintains a strong focus on long-term care planning. Not only can we help you arrange your estate plan, but we can also think ahead to consider your future medical and healthcare needs. We can help you take advantage of the various tools available to you – such as healthcare powers of attorney and advance directives – to ensure that you are positioned for success moving forward.

Let our Okaloosa County elder law attorneys help you:

  • Draft a living will, durable power of attorney, or another long-term planning document
  • Select and appoint a legal guardian
  • Locate long-term care facilities and plan for the costs of assisted living
  • Understand your long-term care options, such as Medicare and healthcare powers of attorney
  • Create a comprehensive estate plan that addresses the needs of any minor children or adult children with special needs
  • Engage in financial planning to address housing opportunities, income, and gift tax concerns

Why Retain an Attorney?

If you are concerned about the value of retaining an elder law attorney, consider the complexities of addressing financial and legal concerns on your own.

By hiring a professional, you can ensure that you or your loved one’s assets are protected and their wishes respected, even in the midst of financial struggles or a serious medical condition. You deserve quality care – so make sure the right provisions are in place to receive the care you need.

Call Chesser & Barr, P.A. at 850.610.7471 for more information.

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