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Legal insights from accredited VA Benefits lawyers, Certified Elder Law Attorneys and associate attorneys of Fink Rosner Ershow-Levenberg, LLC across a wide range of legal practice areas, including military service-connected disability, divorce and disability, children with special needs, or if your loved one needs nursing home care.

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Medicaid applicant gets penalty period for cash transactions Followers of this blog know that if a person applies for Medicaid to pay for nursing home care (or assisted living or home care), they have to provide five years of financial records and prove to the agency just what they spent every dollar on during the five year look-back period which immediately precedes the application.

The new New Jersey Uniform Trust Code and Special Needs Trusts The new uniform trust code which goes into effect in New Jersey on July 17th has a section dedicated to “special needs trusts.”

New Jersey Supreme Court Committee Issues Opinion on Unlicensed Practice of Law in Medicaid Why is this an issue? Allowing somebody to just assemble and file your application without providing you with the important legal analysis could deprive you of necessary asset and family protection.

Great idea for older folks to help avoid missed insurance payments


News & Events »

NJ State Bar Convention, Linda Ershow-Levenberg spoke on “Nursing Home Residents’ Rights and Involuntary Discharges”, May 25th

NBI Medicaid Planning, Lauren Marinaro speaks on Medicaid planning at a seminar sponsored by NNBI at Ramada Plaza Hotel, 160 Frontage Rd., Newark NJ 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 pm. On-sight registration is available, Jun 17th

ICLE Seminar, Linda Ershow-Levenberg will speak on Use of Trusts in Elder Care and Medicaid Planning at an ICLE seminar in New Brunswick, Jul 13th

ICLE Sophisticated Elder Law Program, Lauren Marinaro will speak on MLTSS Medicaid and the JACC program at an ICLE Sophisticated Elder Law Program at the Bar Center in New Brunswick, Aug 3rd

Veterans Benefits and Elder Care Planning, Seth Director will speak about Veterans Benefits in Assisted Living presented by VanDyke Health Care at Park Place, Oct 18th

Real Estate Attorney of the Year Award
2015 Union County Bar Assoc
Stanley A. Fink

Super Lawyers
2007 - 2015 Elder Law
Linda Ershow-Levenberg
Eugene Rosner
Lauren Marinaro - Rising Star

Recent Cases »

NJ Medicaid confirms certain irrevocable immediate annuities are not Medicaid resources

Outright transfers to disabled children cause no Medicaid transfer penalty.


Elder Law

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Real Estate Transactions Property transfers and Medicaid basic rules

Careful Planning for long-term elder care can prevent a crisis

Mental Illness Law The commitment process, guardianships, and advanced directives in New Jersey

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Special Needs & Elder Care Law

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Medicaid and Nursing Home Care Frequently Asked Questions

Medicaid Applications for nursing home care

Guardianship for Developmentally Disabled Guardianship and limited guardianship for your adult child. Coordinating with Medicaid and DDD.

Special Needs & Elder Care Articles...



Veteran Benefits Law

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Camp Lejeune Water Contamination and presumptive conditions

Expediting VA Claims in cases of financial or medical hardship

Special Concerns for Women Veterans with service-connected disability from sexual harassment or assault trauma

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Medicaid and Your States Real Estate Laws Preserving the Primary Residence Downloadable PDF

The Minefield of Real Estate Transactions in Elder Law Planning
Preservation of the family residence for the benefit of the next generation is an important goal for many of our clients. The real trick is balancing their own financial security against the hopes of their heirs.

Author Linda Ershow-Levenberg
Experience, Volume 24, Number 2, 2014, by the American Bar Association

New Jersey Elder Law Practice Guide LexisNexis Practice Guide: New Jersey Elder Law 2016 Edition

LexisNexis Practice Guide New Jersey Elder Law eBook explains how to coordinate the many intertwining areas of New Jersey and federal law that impact on each elder law client. It combines how-to practice guidance, 75 task-oriented checklists, and 50 targeted cross-references to specific state and federal sources.

Co-authored by Linda Ershow-Levenberg


Inside the Minds series

Inside the Minds: Best Practices for Long Term Care Planning

Best Practices for Long-Term Planning and Nursing Home Protection provides understanding for the long-term care needs of elderly clients, creating customized solutions, and developing asset protection strategies for them and their families. The articles feature experienced elder law partners from around the country.

Contributing author Linda Ershow-Levenberg, Aspatore Books 2011


Marquette Law Review: Elders Advisors

Court Approval of Medicaid Spend-Down Planning by Guardians

Discussion of the 2004 In re Keri court descision, legal background and it's implications for elder law practice.

Author Linda Ershow-Levenberg
Marquette Law Review, Elder Advisor, Volume 6, Issue 2, Article 2


The attorneys at Fink Rosner Ershow-Levenberg Law Firm
provide a wide range of legal services including:

Elder Law | Medicaid | Special Needs Trust | Guardianship
Veterans Benefits | Military Discharge & Records Correction | Estate Planning | Estate Planning - Baby Boomers
Probate & Estate Admin | Family Law & Mediation | Real Estate & Zoning