Rebecca A. Hobbs is an associate attorney with the law firm O’Donnell, Weiss &... more
Rebecca A. Hobbs is an associate attorney with the law firm O’Donnell, Weiss & Mattei, P.C. with offices in Pottstown and Phoenixville. She focuses her practice on elder law, special needs planning, estate planning, estate and trust administration, and Veteran’s benefits. Rebecca received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a minor in Political Science from Eastern University in 2006. S... view profile
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
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.