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Family First Firm

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The philosophy at the Family First Firm has always been to provide compassionate, ethical, and top quality legal services to all our clients in Estate and Elder law.

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For nearly a decade we’ve worked diligently to provide legal protection for our client’s loved ones and assets while striving to meet the very highest standards of compassion and customer service. We’re thrilled that some of the top authorities in assessing law practice have taken notice of our hard work. Find out what they’re saying about the service you’ll receive at Family First Firm.

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Sep 28, 2018

Warning of Unlicensed Practice of Law in Medicaid Planning

Many people who are not licensed attorneys promote themselves as “Medicaid Planners.” A number of states have determined that non-lawyers who apply…

Sep 28, 2018

VA Benefits – Important Update

Erica Berger-Hausthor, ESQ. Attorney at the Family First Firm Are you a Veteran or the Widow of a Veteran? Do you have…

Sep 7, 2018

Policyholder Has Claim Against Long-Term Care Insurer That Did Not Notify of Pending Lapse

A U.S. district court rules that the purchaser of a long-term care insurance policy may proceed in a breach of contract case…

Sep 7, 2018

State Is Not Required to Divert Medicaid Beneficiary’s Income to Pay Guardianship Fees

Reversing a lower court order, a Washington appeals court rules that the court cannot force the state to pay a Medicaid beneficiary’s…

Aug 6, 2018

When Can an Adult Child Be Liable for a Parent’s Nursing Home Bill?

Although a nursing home cannot require a child to be personally liable for their parent’s nursing home bill, there are circumstances in which…

Aug 6, 2018

Problems With Guardianship System Is Focus of John Oliver Show

John Oliver recently highlighted problems with the guardianship system on his HBO show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. The comedian provided a…

Jun 18, 2018

New Brokerage Account Safeguards Aim to Protect Seniors From Financial Scams

 New rules have been put in place to protect seniors with brokerage accounts from financial scams that could drain the accounts before anyone…

Jun 11, 2018

More States Asking to Eliminate Retroactive Medicaid Benefits

Arizona and Florida are the latest states to request a waiver from the requirement that states provide three months of retroactive Medicaid…

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