If not knowing the answer to a question drives you crazy, we have a lot in common.... more
If not knowing the answer to a question drives you crazy, we have a lot in common. In fact, that was the main reason why I became an attorney. Before law school, I worked as a technology consultant for a Big 4 firm and owned a small businessand I felt apprehensive every time I encountered a legal issue. I found it challenging to find any clear guidance that would help me solve the real-world pr... view profile
Kim Gossage was raised in Sterling, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C., which... more
Kim Gossage was raised in Sterling, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C., which means she is a die-hard Redskins fan. When her mother died unexpectedly at 46, Kim served as executor of her estate and as guardian for two elderly family members. As a result, she gained firsthand knowledge of how daunting the legal system can be for folks who are grieving and she learned the importance of plan... view profile
Thomas R. Sanford II (T.R.) received his BA for Queens College, MBA from Queens... more
Thomas R. Sanford II (T.R.) received his BA for Queens College, MBA from Queens University, and JD from the University of South Carolina. T.R. is a member of ElderCounsel, WealthCounsel, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Mecklenburg County Bar Association, and the North Carolina Bar Association. He is the President and a Director of the WealthCounsel North Carolina Forum and a... 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.