Elder Law and Estate Planning

Medicaid – VA Benefits – Long-Term Care Planning – We Can Help.

Solving Cost of Long-term Care Payment Challenges and Protecting your Assets

You or your loved one may be coping with a crisis due to a family member’s unexpected need for assisted living or nursing home care, or you may be interested in planning ahead to prepare financially for any future long-term care needs.

We help Delaware seniors and their families in these situations, as well as people who want innovative, comprehensive, estate planning and estate administration.

Even if you don’t think you may need legal help or legal advice now, we urge you to ask us for free information that can save you money and protect your assets in the future.

Choose Well

Finding Hidden Benefits- Comprehensive Estate Counsel

The Levinson Firm’s focus is on helping you or your loved ones pay for needed care while protecting assets to the greatest possible extent. This includes providing experienced representation across a range of practice areas relevant to the practical needs of seniors and their loved ones facing the challenge of paying for long-term care.
Our legal knowledge is complimented by a willingness to help you deal with other aspects of long-term care planning-including sharing our knowledge of nursing homes, assisted living facilities and other long-term care options. We are the ONLY Delaware Elder Law firm with a former Medicaid case worker on staff!

our attorneys

  • Karla B. Levinson Attorney

    During the pandemic, Karla is thankful for:

    • My morning cup of coffee.
    • Being able to wear sweatpants and/or leggings while doing Zoom calls.
    • A never-ending supply of Netflix shows to binge-watch before bed.
  • Tanya Sellers Attorney

    During the pandemic, Tanya is thankful for:

    • A beautiful indoor arena so that I can ride my ponies all through the long dark cold winter.
    • so I can order delicious food from all over the country, since I can’t actually visit those places in real life right now. (Tennessee spicy fried chicken up next!)
    • Zoom technology so we can all still work from the safety of our homes.
  • Linda Levinson Attorney

    During the pandemic, Linda is thankful for:

    • The houseplants that my husband keeps alive.
    • Ginger cookies.
    • Zoom yoga.

our staff

  • Dawn Young
    Dawn Young Long-Term Care Specialist

    During the pandemic, Dawn is thankful for:

    • Amazon Prime.
    • Saturdays.
    • My robotic vacuum.
  • Tonya McBride
    Tonya McBride Community Liaison

    During the pandemic, Tonya is thankful for:

    • My nice sunny front porch where I can sit and get fresh air.
    • Costco keeping paper products in stock.
    • All of my nice cozy throws to keep me comfy, relaxed and warm.
  • Julia Tieste
    Julia Tieste Office Manager

    During the pandemic, Julia is thankful for:

    • Asynchronous Learning Days so I don’t have to do carline.
    • My bright cozy front porch where I can read, paint, and draw.
    • A husband who does all the grocery shopping.
  • Kate Shanahan
    Kate Shanahan Practice

    During the pandemic, Kate is thankful for:

    • My husband bringing me a perfect latte every morning to start my day.
    • My heated steering wheel during chilly carline drop-off mornings.
    • Alexa’s Song Quiz game – no one can beat me at the 90’s!
  • Keri Edwards
    Keri Edwards Estate Planning Coordinator

    During the pandemic, Keri is thankful for:

    • Zoom to be able to connect with family.
    • Ordering takeout.
    • Binging shows on Hulu.
  • Alyvia Jones
    Alyvia Jones Legal Assistant

    During the pandemic, Alyvia is thankful for:

    • Hikes with my dog, Zuko.
    • The Netflix show “Schitt’s Creek”.
    • Online shopping!
  • Emily Malafronti
    Emily Malafronti Asset Alignment Coordinator

    During the pandemic, Emily is thankful for:

    • Ebooks to catch-up on reading.
    • Pet cuddles.
    • Streaming services.

We know Medicaid Eligibility, Qualification and Planning Strategies

As Delaware’s oldest and largest firm dedicated to Medicaid Planning we are committed to providing up-to-date solutions to your long-term care planning needs. We have eight staff members with the knowledge of the Delaware Medicaid process. Unlike less experienced attorneys who may talk to you about a plan but leave you on your own to deal with the Medicaid application process, The Levinson Firm, LLC is with you every step of the way.
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