Medicaid Eligibility

Individual planning to assist people in becoming eligible for Medicaid.

Estate Planning

Estate planning and trusts, including living, family, special needs, and Medicaid.

Probate and Estates

Administering estates and providing representation at guardianship hearings.

Elder Law, Estate Planning, and Medicaid Eligibility

We have more than 30 years of experience serving the elderly and disabled communities. If you are an individual in need of an elder law attorney, please use the contact us form and one of our attorneys will get back with you. If you are an attorney and want to discuss a client referral, please call or email us with the facts of the case.


713 South Front Street
Columbus, Ohio  43206
Telephone:  (614) 443-8000
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Richard T. Taps, Esq.

Maggie L. Sutton, Esq.

Jessica N. Roshon, Esq.

Robert C. Rafferty, Esq.


September 22, 2017

Arbitration Clauses and Nursing Home Admissions

The Seventh Amendment affords Americans the constitutional right to a trial by jury.  Citizens can waive that right by contract or otherwise.  A common waiver of the right to a jury trial is by agreeing to an arbitration clause. If a contract contains an arbitration clause, typically it restricts the individual’s right to sue the […]
September 15, 2017

Where There is No Will, There is Still a Way

When most people think about estate planning documents, the first thing that comes to mind is a Will.  For most people, making sure their property gets passed on to their spouses, children, and other relatives and friends is important. In the terms of a Will, you can name the Executor who will handle your estate […]
July 31, 2017

Short-Term Care Insurance: A Solution to Gaps in Coverage

Long-term care insurance can be a great asset. It can help cover the costs of expensive medical care not generally covered by private health insurance or Medicare. However, long-term care coverage can be difficult to obtain, especially if you are elderly or have a pre-existing condition. Moreover, individuals who buy and use long-term care benefits […]