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 

Beware the ALF Contract

Do you have a loved one who is looking into entering an assisted living facility?  You should beware the ALF contract that obligates your loved one’s agent to be personally liable for the assisted living fees.  Federal laws were enacted which prohibits nursing homes that accept Medicare and Medicaid from requiring someone, such as a family member, to guarantee payment as a condition of
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What Happens to Your #DigitalAssets When You Die?

I have written about what happens to your digital assets when you die on a couple of occasions, and it seems to be more of a prevalent issue.  I recently spoke to a group of senior citizens with the topic: What happens to your #digitalassets when you die?  One person asked me, “Why do we even need to know that?”  She meant that, as a
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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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