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Hurley Elder Care Law

Elder Attorney | Atlanta, GA

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470-231-4821

Over 30 Years’ Experience In Helping Clients With Their Elder Law Needs!

Hurley Elder Care Law provides legal services and solutions for families and individuals as they address the complex process of growing older. Attorney Miles Hurley is dedicated to the process of long-term care and estate planning. The firm was founded in response to the growing need in the community. The firm Hurley Elder Care Law is committed to helping people age as …

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The Pollan Law Firm

Elder Attorney | Atlanta, GA

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770-744-4562

Dedicated to Helping People Obtain Long Term Care Solutions While Preserving Assets. Call Today.

Since 1990, our founding attorney has advocated for the rights of the most vulnerable, helping to ensure that they get the care and day-to-day living conditions they need and deserve. The Pollan Law Firm in Atlanta, Georgia, practices exclusively in elder care law, special-needs law and Medicaid issues. We offer experience and vast knowledge of the legal options involved …

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Atlanta Elder Law Information

Elder Law Help

Each year millions of Americans are entering the age when they can be considered "elderly." This large portion of population has specific needs that can be addressed by experienced Atlanta Elder Law attorneys.

Elder Law Attorneys

Elder Law Attorneys can assist both the young and elderly alike with a variety of legal issues. These attorneys are generally widely skilled in areas of civil litigation, estate planning, and even personal injury.

If you or a loved one needs help planning for the future, social security disability, long-term living arrangements, or even filing a lawsuit against a nursing home or financial institution for physical or financial elder abuse, speak with an Elder Law Attorney to find out your legal options.

When to Hire a Lawyer

It is in your best interest to get legal help early on in addressing your situation. There are times when hiring a lawyer quickly is critical to your case, such as if you are charged with a crime. It may also be in your best interest to have a lawyer review the fine print before signing legal documents. A lawyer can also help you get the compensation you deserve if you've suffered a serious injury. For issues where money or property is at stake, having a lawyer guide you through the complexities of the legal system can save you time, hassle, and possibly a lot of grief in the long run.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney's experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

How to Find the Right Attorney

  • Determine the area of law that relates to your issue. Attorneys specialize in specific practice areas around legal issues within the broad field of law.
  • Seek out recommendations from friends, family, and colleagues. A successful attorney or practice will typically have many satisfied clients.
  • Set up consultation appointments to get a better understanding of your case as well as gauge your comfort level with different attorneys. Find the attorney who is the right fit for your needs.

Common legal terms explained

Affidavit - A sworn written statement made under oath. An affidavit is meant to be a supporting document to the court assisting in the verification of certain facts. An affidavit may or may not require notarization.

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Court Locations in Atlanta, GA

State Court of Fulton County

185 Central Ave SW, Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 613-5002

Municipal Court of Atlanta

150 Garnett St SW, Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 658-6940

Supreme Court of Georgia

40 Capitol Square SW, Atlanta, GA 30334
Phone: (404) 656-3470