Our Services

Guardianship And Conservatorship

Guardianship & Conservatorship

Guardianship is a legal relationship whereby the Probate Court gives one person (the guardian) the power to make personal decisions for another (the ward).

Read More
Wills And Trusts

Wills & Trusts

Your Last Will and Testament is a written legal document that you sign before a Notary Public and two witnesses.  It becomes effective at your death and directs how your property will be distributed.

Read More
Nursing Home Planning

Nursing Home Planning

Whether you are met with an immediate need for nursing home care or you want answers “just in case” we can provide up to date information on what’s in store.

Read More
Powers Of Attorney

Powers of Attorney

Normally, durable power of attorney for financial, business and medical matters are effective immediately upon execution. Sometimes, however, a principal is reluctant to delegate broad powers to anyone while he or she is still competent.

Read More
Medicaid Asset Protection Planning

Medicaid Asset Planning

Medicaid is a State and Federal Government program that pays for certain health services and nursing home care for older people with low incomes and limited assets.

Read More
Probate Court

Probate

When a person dies owning property in the state of Missouri, a probate estate may be necessary to see that the decedent’s last bills are paid and the decedent’s property is distributed to the proper persons.

Read More
Veterans Benefits

Veterans Benefits

For many veterans, the rising cost of assisted living, nursing home care or home health care can be staggering. To assist veterans needing these expensive healthcare services, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) administers a special program […]

Read More
Disabilities

Special Needs Trusts

A Special Needs Trust (SNT)-sometimes also referred to as a Supplemental Needs Trust- provides for the needs of a person with a disability by complementing rather than replacing government benefits.

Read More
Elder Abuse And Neglect

Elder Abuse and Neglect

The decision to place a loved one in a nursing home is an extremely hard decision. When this happens there is a reasonable expectation that the nursing home and health care providers will provide the highest standard of care with respect and dignity. Unfortunately, that is often not the case.

Read More

Suspect Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect? We Can Help

Do I have to sell everything to get on Medicaid?

GET ANSWERS

Our Five Star Team

We assist clients in planning for the possibility of disability, incapacity, home health care, assisted living and/or nursing home placement. Through estate planning and asset protection planning, our firm helps clients to avoid probate and the impoverishment caused by the escalating cost of long term care. We also help our clients maintain their right to make health care decisions and avoid unnecessary medical treatment.

We became lawyers because we wanted to be problem solvers and strong advocates for those who need help with society’s institutions; and we wanted to help people with the legal planning that allows each of us to care for ourselves and to provide for those we care about. This is the philosophy that guides our practice everyday.

“I am frequently contacted by prospective clients seeking estate planning services. Because my firm handles exclusively injury and disability matters, I unfortunately must turn these individuals away. However, it is always with confidence that I recommend that they seek representation from the skilled attorneys at Ozarks Elder Law.”
Ashleigh M.
“Amazing group of people. They fight for you and help you though every step of the way. I wouldn’t have changed a thing.”

Debbie D.
“Awesome group of people with a passion and desire to serve.”
John C.

Schedule a Consultation

Fields marked with an * are required

By clicking submit you agree that this is not an attorney/client relationship.