After working hard for your whole life, getting older is something that you deserve to enjoy as much as possible. Let us help you take care of all the complicated legal requirements and paperwork, so you can focus on enjoying your golden years.
As you get older, you may not realise that there are quite a large number of laws which are in existence in order to protect the rights of aging individuals, as well as their property and wealth as they enter into their next phase of life. These laws also help to ensure that your loved ones and family members are adequately provided for in the eventual event of your passing.
These things can be understandably hard to talk about sometimes, but engaging the services of one of our Elder Law lawyers will ensure that your transition into your older years is smooth, stress free and as enjoyable as possible - for both you, and your family.
Elder Law also encompasses laws which protect against the financial abuse of the elderly. Your friendly and understanding Fleming Law lawyer can help you make the best decisions as to who you leave in charge of your estate once you pass, or should you one day be no longer able to do so.
Some common questions about Aged Care:
What kinds of legal aspects does Elder Law encompass?
Elder law encompasses areas of the law which govern the following areas:
Superannuation – Ensuring you can access the fruits of your years of hard work.
Preparing a legal Will – To give you peace of mind that your estate and property will go to who you want it to after you pass.
Enduring Guardianship – Appointing a decision maker to make lifestyle decisions behalf if you are no longer able to do so
Powers of attorney – Appointing someone to make financial decisions on your behalf
Probate – To ensure a will is legal and valid after someone’s death.
Retirement and living arrangements – Including entry into retirement villages.