I am a native of Lawrence and my family is all from Kansas. While I was in law... more
I am a native of Lawrence and my family is all from Kansas. While I was in law school, my grandma, Evelyn, started developing dementia. She eventually moved from the home where she raised all 4 of her children to a different town to be closer to one of her children who could help take care of her. She lived in a small duplex for a few years but due to her increasing dementia and a couple of ... view profile
I have been in practice in central Kansas since 1996. My practice is primarily... more
I have been in practice in central Kansas since 1996. My practice is primarily centered around family issues, including all matters of divorce, child custody, child support, visitation and paternity. I am also a master's level social worker obtaining my Master's degree from the University of Kansas School of Social Welfare. I provide mediation services, including case management, settlement ... view profile
I came back to the practice of law after being a trust officer at a local bank trust... more
I came back to the practice of law after being a trust officer at a local bank trust company. I wanted to use my masters of law in elder law to help peopledevelop plans fordealing withissues in their senior years. In addition I enjoy working with clients in preparing and implementing estate plans to meet their uniquesituation.I enjoy supportingHeartland Habitat for Humanity and Kansas City Hosp... view profile
Elder law attorneys and elder care lawyers deal with issues related to elderly and disabled people. They write wills, answer tax questions, and plan strategies for obtaining disability, Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare payments. Their services are useful for health and long-term care planning, as well as end-of-life planning decisions and instances of elder abuse. Elder law attorneys know what public and private resources may be available for your elderly relatives or for anyone else you know with special needs.