Advanced Health Care Directive: Preparing for End-of-Life Care

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Medical science can keep a person alive almost indefinitely, even when their quality of life has severely deteriorated. For reasons both personal and financial, most opt out of prolonging life under such conditions, particularly when there is little-to-no hope for recovery. It is also common to need someone with authority to make medical decisions when Read More

Paying for Long-term Care

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Aging adults sometimes transfer their property outright to children in order to avoid using their life’s earnings on long-term medical care. My advice? Don’t do it. There are a myriad of pitfalls to this practice, including: Having to turn to one’s children in times of need Increased capital gains taxes to the children when they Read More

A Guide to Adoption

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The adoption process can be daunting for those unfamiliar with the landscape. Our lawyers can assist you in navigating the adoption in any adoption scenario. Please call for a free consultation to discuss your adoption situation. Adoption is the process of changing the legal parent of a child. The process usually involves petitioning the court Read More

Divorce: An Overview

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Going through a divorce can be one of the most stressful times of a person’s life. Olsen Skoubye and Nielson can help you through this difficult and emotional process. As parties move through a divorce, issues including division of property, alimony and child support, and child custody issues often seem daunting and uncertain. For that Read More