Elder Law, Estate Planning
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When you’re ready to address your future needs and those of your family and other loved ones, you need the guidance and expert services of an experienced legal professional who appreciates that your needs are unique. With this sensitive subject, you need someone you can talk to and trust, who will listen attentively and then explain your legal options in easy-to-understand language.

For more than 30 years, Beth Polner Abrahams has provided this level of expert, caring, personalized legal representation to families, seniors and persons with disabilities – and she looks forward to working with you.

Her law firm creates and integrates timely and personalized strategies for elder law planning, including Medicaid applications; special needs law, using special needs trusts and guardianship legal proceedings; and estate and tax planning – always addressing your lifestyle and family needs. She never delivers off-the-shelf ‘cookie cutter’ legal advice and forms.

Ms. Polner Abrahams is a member of the New York State, Nassau, and Suffolk Bar Associations. She is a past chair of the Nassau County Bar Association’s Elder Law Committee, and past chair of the Senior Umbrella Network of Nassau. Ms. Polner Abrahams has lectured widely on estate planning topics for associations, libraries and educational organizations, and has published articles on special needs trusts and planning, guardianship legal proceedings, and estate and elder law planning for dignified aging.


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March 3rd, 2014

The annual budget proposed by Governor Andrew Cuomo has a provision about spousal refusal which ‘reads’ like it doesn’t exist. But, if passed, it will in fact extend the opportunity for spousal refusal to married couples where one spouse is a Medicaid recipient at home, receiving home care under MLTC, managed long term care.



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