My goal is to help individuals and families understand their options when planning for their future and to implement a plan for them that will enable them to qualify for benefits that are available to them while preserving their hard earned nest-eggs. I provide people with a road map to follow as life changes and walk them through the maze of rules and regulations if they are applying for Medicaid Benefits, Veteran's Aid and Attendance and other government benefits. This may include Powers of Attorneys, Wills, Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts, Qualified Income Trusts and SNTs.
Jeannette concentrates her practice in the areas of Medicaid Planning, Estate Tax Planning, Asset Protection Planning, Estate Planning, including Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts, Special Needs Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney and Probate Law, Non-Profit Organizations. Mrs. Weaver received her Juris Doctor degree in 1987 from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree, Cum Laude, from Kent State University in 1984. She currently serves as a Magistrate for the City of Broadview Heights. Mrs. Weaver was also an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Ohio in its Environmental Enforcement Section and designated as a Special Assistant United States Attorney with the United States Attorney General’s Office. Mrs. Weaver also served as Chief Trial Counsel, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney and Assistant Director of Law for the City of Cleveland.
Mrs. Weaver is admitted to practice law in the State of Ohio; the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio; United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio; and the United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit. She is also a member of the Ohio State bar Association and the Parma Bar Association. She has served on the City of Broadview Heights Planning Commission and as volunteer Magistrate for the Juvenile Community Diversion Program in Broadview Heights. She is actively involved in her community, including previously serving as President of Chippewa Elementary School PTA and currently volunteering and chairing various school committees and athletic booster organizations as well as being an active member of St. Basil's Catholic Church.
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|Owner||Jeannette M. Weaver, Attorney at Law||2014 - Present|
|Magistrate Mayor's Court||City of Broadview Heights||2005 - Present|
|Partner||Boyko, Dobeck & Weaver||2001 - 2014|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Ohio State Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Parma Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys||N/A||N/A|
|Case Western Reserve University||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1987|
|Kent State University||English||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1984|
|Medicaid: Beyond the Basics||A Look to the Future: Adapt Your Practice to the Ever Changing Environment||2016|
|Medicaid: Beyond the Basics||Protecting Assets||2016|
|Medicaid: Beyond the Basics||Asset Transfer Strategies||2016|
|Top Estate Planning Techniques||Top Post-Mortem Planning Techniques||2015|
|Top Estate Planning Techniques||Tax and Estate Planning for Pension and IRA Assets||2015|
|Medicaid Planning and Recovery Under the ACA||Trust-Based Medicaid Planning||2015|
|Medicaid Planning and Recovery Under the ACA||Correcting Improper Transfer Mistakes and Working Within the Penalty Period||2015|
|Medicaid Planning and Recovery Under the ACA||Early Transfer Tools||2015|
|Protecting Assets While Qualiyfing for Medicaid||Crisis Planning and Assistance||2014|
|Protecting Assets While Qualifying for Medicaid||Using Special Needs Trusts||2014|
|Probate Boot Camp||Spouse's Elective Share vs. Second Probate||2014|
|Probate Boot Camp||Post-Mortem Planning, Trust Administration and Tax Hurdles||2014|
|Probate from Start to FInish||Laws of Intestate Succession||2013|