Estate and Elder Law Services in New Jersey and New York
At the law firm of The Manna Helmy Law Group, our Ridgewood estate administration lawyers help people plan for their futures, take care of their loved ones and deal successfully with the challenges of old age.
Our estate planning and elder law solutions are personalized to meet the specific family and financial needs of each client. We listen to our clients, learn about their families and review their financial situations. Then, our New York and New Jersey estate and elder law attorneys respond with advice and services designed to achieve our clients’ goals.
We can handle a plethora of different legal issues, however, we do specialize in representing our clients during their cases pertaining to elder law, specifically cases dealing with elder abuse. We can also provide proper representation and legal services for those dealing with issues such as nursing home placement, Medicaid planning, family law, and so much more.
So, if you are looking for an estate planning attorney, a probate lawyer, a trust attorney, or a will attorney, we have you covered.
For more information regarding our different service areas, please continue reading below:
Elder Law: Helping the Elderly Live in Dignity, Comfort and Security
If you have an elderly family member and want to help them as they begin to look into things such as Medicaid planning or finding the right nursing home, we can help. At The Manna Helmy Law Group, we can represent you, or your family member, during a case pertaining to elder law.
Much of our practice involves helping elderly people qualify for Medicaid and other government programs that will pay for their nursing home care and other long-term care needs while conserving their assets for themselves and their families. In this way, we help elderly clients cope with the medical and financial challenges they face. Our attorneys believe that every person deserves to live in dignity, comfort and security. We work to help our clients achieve that state during the final years of their lives.
We provide elder law solutions in the areas of:
- Medicaid planning
- Asset protection issues and gifting advice
- Nursing home placement
- Reverse mortgage issues
- Guardianships and conservatorships
Estate Law and Estate Tax Planning
In addition to our elder law services, we provide sophisticated estate tax planning, estate planning, and retirement planning advice and services. We understand the complex interactions of these matters and how to develop creative solutions that resolve any problems. Our goal in this work is to help our clients minimize their estate taxes and provide continuing financial support for their families.
We provide estate planning advice in the areas of:
- Will creation
- Trust creation, including the creation of testamentary trusts and living trusts
- Powers of attorney and living wills
- Estate tax and gift tax planning
- Federal estate tax
- New Jersey inheritance and New Jersey estate tax
- Various asset protection strategies
- Probate and estate administration
When conflicts arise during the probate or estate administration process, our lawyers step in to find effective solutions and protect our clients’ interests. We are determined advocates for clients facing:
- Will contests
- Probate litigation
- Trust litigation
Our New Jersey family law attorneys offer sound legal advice and assertive representation to clients facing difficult family matters, including divorce, child custody, child support, property division, alimony, domestic violence and paternity issues.
Contact Our Elder Law Attorneys
Serving Bergen County and the Surrounding Communities
For help with elder law matters, estate planning or family law, speak with us. Contact our Ridgewood attorneys online or call 201-345-3018 to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your situation. We are proud to represent clients throughout New Jersey and New York.