The Elder Care Law Practice, LLC
What We Do!
Our firm takes an education-based, client-centered approach. We know that legal planning in the areas of long-term care planning, estate planning and asset preservation, can be confusing and unfamiliar for many people. Whether it is learning to navigate the Medicaid system, understanding laws that effect you or a disabled or elderly family member,or understanding documents we have prepared for you, personal attention to your case matters. You should feel comfortable with the options, the approach, and be an active part of the solution. Contact us today at (314) 896-0046 for a free consultation.
- Long-term care planning
- Medical planning
- Veterans benefits
- Estate planning
- Special needs planning
About The Elder Care Law Practice, LLC
Melissa Q. Leavy represents clients in Medicaid and VA eligibility cases as well as matters involving the Missouri Department of Social Services, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), otheru00a0Social Security Administration programs, and Veterans Administration. Melissa's VA-accreditation authorizes her to represent clients directly in their initial claims and appealsu00a0for Veteran Benefits. She helps clients and their families with a wide-range of long-term care issues, including Medicaid, Veteranu2019s Benefits, other government programs, tax and estate planning, asset protection and Specialu00a0 Needs Trusts, and Probate matters.
Our firm focuses on helping elderly and disabled persons with their legal needs. This could include assistance with paying for skilled care, ensuring their wishes are honored, protecting assets through a special needs trust or other type of trust, protecting existing government benefits if ongoing benefit coverage is threatened, and a variety of other issues related to aging, illness, and family planning. In addition, we help people of all ages with estate planning and tax planning issues for passing wealth after death without the need for probate and planning for the possibility of future incapacity.
St. Louis, Missouri 63105 US