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Posted by Linda, a Trusts client,
my family hired Mr. Todd Schmitz to prepare a living Trust for my mother and step father in 2009. From time to time since then, we've had need to ask Todd for advise about the Trust and some interpretation. He has responded to my calls in a timely fashion (I live in another state) and answered questions.
Posted by Ellen, a Elder Law client,
Todd Schmitz and Mike Garissi are extremely competent in the area of Elder Law...That was the reason I contacted Todd and I was always pleased with the respectful and knowledgeable treatment I received from them...I certainly believed they knew what they were doing and never worried that I hadn't been well represented...I have recommended them to several friends and relatives ...
Posted by Tom, a Estate Planning client,
Todd initially prepared Estate Planning documents which were later used to prepare an application for medicaid. Todd and his paralegal then handled that application and got the application approved. In a process that can only be described as burdensome, Todd was always accessible and responsive.
Posted by a Elder Law client,
Dealing with Todd Schmitz has always been a pleasure! He helped my parents set up their trust, helped the family amend it after my father died, and is now helping me administer the final division of assets. Not only is he very professional and knowledgeable, you feel very comfortable dealing with him! He is very personable, caring, and a great listener who will answer all your questions!
Posted by Martin, a Trusts client,
Todd has been especially helpful to my brother and I in resovling things after our mother's passing. He has provided a great deal of guidance that has made it easy to tie up all the loose ends. I have been especially impressed with how responsive Todd has been after the fact. He quickly gets back to us even after-hours. He's answered all our questions and provided all the necessary documents to settle our mother's estate.
Posted by Dennis, a Estate Planning client,
Completed a comprehensive estate plan for my Mother and Todd assisted with establishing a Trust. Todd was very well organized and I was able to ask questions re. the Trust months after the completion of the Trust. He helped my family with unforeseen matters even after my Mother's passing one year afterwards. Highly experienced and an excellent communicator.
Posted by a Elder Law client,
I picked Todd in regards to a couple ads/articles he wrote along with a referral from a co-worker who had hired him previously. He explained the process and/or plan that was to be done simplifying it from the legal standpoint to a level his client could understand in order for me to research and do what I needed to do on my end. The case took almost 4 years to close due to DHS mistakes and incorrect information the case worker came up with. But Todd stuck with the case knowing his figures and what he determined was correct until it worked out on behalf of his client.
Posted by russell, a Elder Law client,
The initial Trust preparation took some time but then proceeded well with Todd personally visiting my father for consent and signatures and then visiting and cooridinating with the Veterans Administration. VA benefits were obtained and, although my father died before Medicaid benefits were possible, I knew they would be eventually.
Posted by Eric, a Elder Law client,
Todd was very thorough and kept us all informed of what needed to be done and what will happen. My family is very relieved of all of the headache that I had to go through to get the results that Todd said we would. Highly recommend Todd to all my friends.
Posted by Alice O'Neill, a Estate Planning client,
We used Todd for estate planning/Medicaid eligibility. Initially started the proceedings with another lawyer, but switched to Todd during the proceedings. We found him extremely knowledgable, helpful, courteous and ever patient with the many questions presented to him over the course of the proceedings. I have recommended him to several friends and encouraged them to seriously think about estate planning.