When I was 16, I started my first job as a receptionist and greeter at an elder care... more
When I was 16, I started my first job as a receptionist and greeter at an elder care facility in my hometown. I continued to work at the facility throughout my four years at Penn State University’s Abington campus. While working at the facility, I had the honor of getting to know many of the facility’s residents, and unfortunately, I saw that many of the residents did not have any estate planni... view profile
Mr. DeLong is a sole practitioner in Media, Pennsylvania concentrating in Estate and... more
Mr. DeLong is a sole practitioner in Media, Pennsylvania concentrating in Estate and Incapacity Planning, Estate Administration, and Elder Law.He serves on the PBA Elder Law Section Council and on the Boards of Legal Aid of Southeastern PA and Senior Community Services of Delaware County; former Board Member, Delaware County Bar Association; former President, Delaware County Estate Planning Cou... view profile
We help families keep what they have and protect their loved one's inheritance... more
We help families keep what they have and protect their loved one's inheritance through comprehensive estate planning. Asset protection planning help preserve assets where long term care is involved. We also do comprehensive business planning.
On several occasions I've tried explaining to my young children what exactly I do... more
On several occasions I've tried explaining to my young children what exactly I do for a living. The legal profession can be difficult for a child to understand, so I started telling them, "I help people understand the rules”. Simply stated, that is all I do. When a client comes to me for help, it is usually because they don’t know how to solve their own problem. I explain the rules, r... 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.