Elder Law: Basics of Elder Law From A-Z
Live CLE Seminar January 29, 2013 • Orlando, FL The course covers the issues presented in representing older clients and those who are providing care for older clients. It will address ethical issues such as confidentiality and Conflicts of Interest, family and advisor involvement and conflict/confidentiality waivers. It will examine preventive documents such as powers of attorney and trusts and their use, along with determinations of incapacity and the attorney’s duties regarding the same, an overview of elder abuse laws and elder resources, the conservatorship/guardianship process for those needing court oversight of the care of their person and/or estate, and will end with an overview of Medicaid eligibility and planning. Patricia “Patti” Fuller is Board Certified in Elder Law by the Florida Bar. She specializes in Asset Preservation Planning, Medicaid, Special Needs Trusts, VA Benefits, Planning for Disability, Guardianship, Wills, Trusts, Advance Directives and Probate and Trust Administration. Patti is a VA Accredited Attorney and is admitted to practice in Florida and New York. She is Chairman of the Veterans Benefits Committee of the Florida Bar, Co-Chair of the Elder Law Committee of the Orange County Bar Association, a Board Member of the Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys, a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and a member of the Elder Law and Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Sections of the Florida Bar Association.