Brett Howell, the founder of the Elder and Estate Planning Law Firm, specializes in helping Michigan families protect their estates. Whether you are worried about nursing home expenses that cost approximately $9,000.00 per month, assisted living expenses, having your estate avoid probate court or planning for a special needs child or grandchild, Brett has helped thousands of families obtain peace of mind when faced with such issues. Often this involves qualifying for Medicaid or VA benefits, creating a trust for an estate or a special needs trust for a disabled loved one. If you are dealing with any of these issues, contact our office for a confidential consultation to discuss your concerns with Brett – you will be glad (and relieved) you did.
When Joanne Smith was in the final stages of her battle with cervical cancer, she spent a lot of time with her family discussing the type of funeral she wanted. She was certain that she did not want a traditional funeral, but instead wanted a personalized funeral that reflected her life. Forever a tender heart, Joanne wanted her funeral to show her love of Christ as well as her love of others. After much discussion, Joanne decided which songs she wanted, and the photograph
Perhaps you have noticed that your loved one’s driving is becoming increasingly dangerous. Lately, there have been a number of “close calls” and their vehicle has multiple scratches and dents. You have also noticed your loved one frequently changes lanes without signaling, makes sudden stops and is sometimes startled by passing cars. It has gotten to the point where you don’t feel safe riding in the same car and you are terrified that your loved one is going to cause a ser