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David Paul Pollan has been practicing
exclusively in the area of elder law and special needs issues affecting
the younger disabled community since 1990.


He is a member of the
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and has served the elder and
disabled communities through his work with AARP, Atlanta Regional
Committee Aging Services Board, the Senior Citizens' Law Project, the
Elder Law Committee of the State Bar of Georgia, the Georgia Community
Trust and Weinstein Hospice. He is also a member of the Georgia
ElderCare Network, a statewide alliance of professionals assisting
Georgia families to plan and deal with the issues of aging.


The Pollan Law Firm is uniquely qualified to assist the elder and
younger disabled with eligibility in all classes of Medicaid including
Nursing Home Medicaid and the waivered, home and community based
programs such as the Independent Care Waiver, Community Care, and the
Deeming Waiver.


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Practice areas


  1. Estate Medicaid Lien Recovery: 24%
  2. Trusts: 24%
  3. Elder Law: 24%
  4. Guardianship: 23%
  5. Medicaid & Medicare: 5%


Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

5 total 

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  • R. O. Lerer

    David Pollan is a true expert in the field of Medicaid and other benefits issues and trusts. He has shown great empathy for clients who have suffered catastrophic injuries.


    R. Lerer Brain Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Mary Denton Lewis

    I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer. David is widely recognized by his peers as an expert in special needs and elder law. He regularly and generously offers advice to his fellow lawyers, and speaks, on these subjects. He is also an extremely compassionate and highly committed advocate for his clients. In short, if you are looking for an attorney to assist you in these areas, you cannot go wrong with David Pollan.


    Mary Lewis Brain Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Pollan Law Firm

1801 Peachtree Street
Suite 125
Atlanta, GA, 30309


GAActive Member in Good Standing 199011/07/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Association namePosition nameDuration
Stonewall Bar AssociationsMember2009 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember1996 - Present
State Bar of Georgia, Elder Law CommitteeChair1995 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1990 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Boston UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Medicaid Planning and Recovery Under the ACAEstate Recovery Rights and Planning2015
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Annual ConferenceMedicaid Liens and Subrogation and Special Needs Planning2015