How Our Strasburg Elder Law Attorneys are Different

We’re Certified In Elder Law.

Unlike most Strasburg elder law attorneys, we employ certified Elder Care Coordinators. Certified Elder Care Coordinators have received extensive training regarding:

  • the legal aspects of life care planning,
  • the aging process,
  • and typical elder care problems and their solutions.

Coordinators are able to help families safeguard an elder’s health and quality of life while making sure the proper legal work is being done to safeguard the elder’s wealth and assets.

Furthermore, our Strasburg elder law attorneys are members of NAELA, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.

Understanding Elder Law

As one ages, a large number of new issues begin to raise their heads – related to health, housing, finances, and of course, the law. A good elder law attorney understands the connections between all these areas of life, and makes sure that proactive legal measures are being taken to forestall problems for elders in any of these areas.

Our Elder Law Services

McCarthy & Akers provides a number of services including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Estate planning
  • Wills & trusts
  • Probate
  • Powers of attorney
  • Health care directives
  • Long-term care issues
  • Medicaid and other government benefits planning & application
  • Taxes & tax planning
  • Retirement benefits
  • Estate administration

The Only LCPLFA Member in the Shenandoah valley

What Is "Life Care Planning" And How Does It Make McCarthy & Akers Different?

As An Elder Law Firm That Practices Life Care Planning, We Are Different From Other Firms In Our Goal, Our Method, And Our Structure.

You Can Learn More About The LCPLFA On Their Website.

What You Get From Life Care Planning

Our goal is primarily the quality of life and independence of the elder, rather than the preservation of the elder’s money for the next generation.

How Life Care Planning Supports Your Quality Of Life

Our method is holistic rather than narrow. We can help you to navigate not only legal matters, but also broader financial, medical, and situational problems that arise in elder care.

Why Our Team Is The Right One For You

In keeping with our goal and method, we’ve built our firm upon an interdisciplinary team, rather than upon legal specialists solely.

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  • Associations

    Our firms attorneys are:

    • Admitted to practice before all the Courts of the Commonwealth of Virginia and the State of West Virginia; the Federal District Court for Western District of Virginia and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court.
    • Members of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
    • Members of the Virginia Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
    • Members of the Virginia State Bar
    • Members of the West Virginia State Bar
    • Members Winchester/Frederick County Bar Association
    • Members of the Warren County Bar Association
    • Members of the Fairfax County Bar Association
    • Members of the Prince William County Bar Association
    • Members of the Thomas More Law Center
  • Awards and Designations

    • Named among Virginia’s “Legal Elite” by Virginia Business Magazine
    • Lead Counsel Rated
    • Awarded the Distinguished Member designation by the Thomas More Law Center

    Our attorneys have tried cases at all levels of the Virginia Courts including appeals before the Virginia Supreme Court.

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