Author Archives: elderlawalabama

About elderlawalabama

The Brannon Law Firm, LLC is a client-centered, solution based firm offering compassionate and comprehensive elder law, estate planning and public benefits planning. We are committed to providing quality service to our clients at reasonable prices.

Planning Your Estate in the wake of the Tax Act of 2012

As Congress came to a consensus last night, and the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 will be signed into law today, the time has come for us to determine how these laws will affect us individually. I would like … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Finding Hope and Help for those suffering with Alzheimer’s and Dementia in Our Community….

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What should a person look for in selecting a nursing home for a parent?

Choosing a nursing home for a loved one can be a trying experience.  Often, one is fortunate to have a few weeks to make a decision.  Sometimes, people are suddenly moved to a nursing home based only on who has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The Departure Lounge

I am not a huge fan of flying.  It is not leaving the ground in a giant machine and flying with metal wings that bother me.  It is arriving far before my flight will leave, giving my luggage to a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Help Make Alabama a Dementia Capable State

I have exciting news! Last week I had the privilege of going to the Alabama State House with a wonderful group of people from the Alzheimer’s Association to lobby our State Senators and Representatives on behalf of those who suffer … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Gifts that Give Forever: Incorporating Memorandums into your Estate Plan

  When we prepare our estate plans, we talk to financial advisors and attorneys about money, homes, cars, and insurance.  These things are very important, but they are not often the only important parts of our estates.  They are often … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

My own little miracle……

        My husband has encouraged me to try something new this year with my newsletter and blog posts.  He has asked that I make them more personal and tell more stories about myself.  He says they are … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment