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With over twenty five years' experience, Ettinger Law Firm combines the fields of Elder Law and Estate Planning to provide comprehensive estate planning services coupled with elder disability and Medicaid planning issues.

Experience is invaluable in planning. Since 1991, Ettinger Law Firm has prepared thousands of estate plans. For a free consultation at any of our fifteen New York locations, please contact us by telephone or email.

Medicaid Strategies

Having to place a loved one in a nursing home is an emotionally wrenching experience.  To make matters worse, confusion often reigns supreme when navigating the Medicaid application process. Well meaning family, friends and even professional advisors may give conflicting or incomplete advice causing families to needlessly lose their property and assets.

With over 2,500 Medicaid applications filed, Ettinger Law Firm has the experience to help your family. For a free consultation at any of our fifteen New York locations, please contact us by telephone or email.

Estate Administration and Probate

The sadness of losing a loved one is incomparable.  Compassion and thoughtfulness are the keystones of our estate administration and probate settlement process.

Having settled hundreds of estates, Ettinger Law Firm has the experience to help bring closure to your family. For a free consultation at any of our fifteen New York locations, please contact us by telephone or email.

New York Estate Planning Lawyer Blog

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New York Elder Law Attorney Blog

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