Category Archives: Elder Law

MAINECARE ESTATE RECOVERY ON THE RISE BUT EXEMPTIONS DO EXIST

MaineCare estate recovery is a program by which the State seeks reimbursement for the value of MaineCare benefits bestowed upon a now deceased individual. The MaineCare estate recovery program is mandated under federal law in order for the State to … Continue reading

STUDY SHOWS INCREASE IN LEGAL NEEDS OF MAINE’S SENIOR CITIZENS

A new study has confirmed that the legal needs of Maine’s senior citizens will soon outweigh available resources.  In the next five to ten years, up to half of Maine’s older population will find themselves in need of legal services.  … Continue reading