Laurie Ohall, Board Certified Elder Law Attorney Brandon FL

Board Certified Elder Law Attorney Brandon FL

Ms. Ohall is a Florida Board Certified Elder Law Attorney, and is also a licensed attorney in the state of Ohio.  For almost 20 years, Laurie Ohall has been serving the legal needs of Tampa Bay area families.  It is her mission in the practice of law to protect, honor and educate her clients.  She advocates on behalf of her clients in the areas of Medicaid Reform and resident’s rights (in ALFs and nursing homes). She also provides clients with comprehensive estate planning including wills, trusts, and advanced healthcare directives, and gives Tampa area seniors and their children peace of mind as they navigate Florida Elder Laws. Her blog is updated regularly to educate Florida residents about the laws affecting seniors, estate planning and probate.

Elder Law     Estate Planning    Guardianship     Probate     Special Needs Planning 

Laurie Ohall to Co-Host Radio Talk Show with Tampa Legend Arch Deal

Beginning Sunday,  February 8th, Laurie Ohall will be co-hosting the Arch Deal Hour Radio Talk Show with Tampa icon and former on air news anchor for WFLA-TV, Arch Deal.  The show will broadcast every Sunday evening at 7pm ET on the Tan Talk Radio Network originating from the flagship station WTAN 1340AM studios in Clearwater, Florida. “I am very excited about the radio show –
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6 Biggest Estate Planning Mistakes

Estate planning is planning for your own incapacity or death and how you want things handled when the time comes (because it will come – nobody lives forever!).  These are the 6 biggest estate planning mistakes that I have seen in the last 20 years of practice: 1.Thinking estate planning is for the wealthy.  How many times do I hear, “I don’t really have
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Durable Powers of Attorney – Can My Agent Live Out Of State?

I have been focusing at least one blog post a month this year on Durable Powers of Attorney (DPOA)  and the many questions I get about them.  This month, I wanted to discuss whether you can appoint someone who lives out of state as your agent. First, let’s recap what is the purpose of a DPOA.  This document is used to allow you to
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