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Elder Care Attorney in Lee’s Summit, Missouri

A fundamental cornerstone of our society is parents taking care of their children. But when the time comes, who takes care of our parents? Missouri elder law, trusts & wills, probate, estate planning laws are focused on protecting the elderly and meeting their needs and best interests.

At Michael P Swisher PC, we offer compassionate and skilled legal guidance so that you can get the information, services or protection your family needs. Our attorney has over 30 years of experience helping clients in Missouri and Kansas find answers to their legal issues regarding estate planning, elder care, family law and general civil practice, as well as assisting with conflict resolution.

Contact us today to set up a free consultation. From our office in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, we proudly serve clients throughout the Kansas City metro, including those located in Olathe and the rest of Johnson County.

What Is Elder Law?

The term “elder law” is often used to describe the practice of counseling and representing seniors or older adults, their families, and representatives concerning the legal aspects of end-of-life planning, estate planning, and health and long-term care planning. The goal of elder law is to help senior individuals prepare for financial freedom and protect their autonomy.

The Services Your Elderly Loved One Needs

Unfortunately, the older we get, the more help we need to stay physically and financially secure. Our attorney Michael Swisher has helped hundreds of clients over the past three decades find the solutions they needed. We’re prepared to help you, your family and your senior-aged loved one by offering the guidance you need in the way you need to receive it. Our attorney is a dedicated member and contributor to the Lee’s Summit community, offering his legal acumen as part of his ministry to help those who need it most.

When it comes time to address your elderly loved one’s future, turn to us for dedicated legal counsel. We have the skills to assist you with a variety of elder care issues, including:

  • Guardianships

  • Conservatorships

  • Conflict resolution

  • Elder abuse, neglect and fraud

  • Crimes against the elderly

  • Estate planning, including wills, power of attorney and health care proxy

  • Long-term care planning

We understand that these matters can be unpleasant to think about, but we also know they can be made easier with positive outlooks, good faith, and forward-thinking discussions. If your family has questions about planning for the future, or an issue that has already happened, do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your options.

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How We Can Help

Navigating matters of elder law can be incredibly overwhelming, especially if you’re doing it alone. Luckily, you don’t have to. At Michael P Swisher PC, we’re ready to provide you with knowledgeable and attentive service from start to finish. Discover how we can:

  • Assess your situation and help you understand your options

  • Guide you through key decisions for yourself or your loved one

  • Advise you on how to qualify and apply for nursing home Medicaid benefits

  • Work with you to create a customized plan for long-term care

  • Assist with the drafting of living trusts and wills, as well as special needs planning

  • Help update existing wills, trusts,and other aspects of an estate plan

  • Represent you during probate and estate administration

Having a defined care or estate plan is important to ensure that you and your family are well taken care of when you become seriously ill or you’re unable to voice your opinion. Our elder care attorney will be here to listen to your story and advise you on options tailored to your needs.

Get the Support You Deserve

It’s neither healthy nor productive to worry about an issue. We offer confidential, compassionate legal guidance and support for many elder care issues. We believe in investing in you and your concerns, which is why we’re proud to offer free consultations to clients across the Kansas City metro, including Johnson County. Reach out to us when you’re faced with an elder care issue in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, or Olathe, Kansas.