Elder Law

Do you have any concerns about your personal or financial affairs as a person over the age of 50?

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Lynn and Rowland Lawyers can provide you and your family with the assistance you need.

Elder abuse is unfortunately becoming increasingly common. It is a contentious area of law and people are often shy to step forward and ask for advice. If you have any concerns about your personal or financial affairs as a person over the age of 50, particularly if you are feeling threatened or pressured into helping loved ones, please feel free to contact us for a private and confidential consultation.

Our Extensive Range of  Elder Law Services

Wills, Powers of Attorney & Advanced Health Directives

Wills, Powers of Attorney & Advanced Health Directives

As we age, it becomes increasingly important to arrange a Will, Enduring Power of Attorney (“EPOA”) & Advanced Health Directive (“ADH”). We provide assistance for a range of matters relating to Wills, EPOA and ADH.

Capacity

Capacity

Capacity is a matter which will affect most people in their lifetime. As we age, our memories and understanding of complex decisions begins to wane. Capacity is the number one issue when dealing with Elder law clients. You do not want your loved ones to be referred to a Court room unnecessarily.

Unwanted Claims Against Your Estate

Unwanted Claims Against Your Estate

If you have been married in your lifetime, divorced, re-partnered, had children with different spouses, have an estranged child, sibling, parent or other relative, you may want to consider reviewing your Will. If you would like to receive further advice in relation to your estate planning and administration.

Aged Care Centres and Nursing Homes

Aged Care Centres and Nursing Homes

By the time you or your loved one is considering an aged care centre or nursing home, they are quite vulnerable to oppressive Contracts with inequitable terms. The Government acknowledges that elderly people may need more protection in society. Call us today for a Contract review and advice.

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

Elder people, especially those experiencing Domestic Violence, deserve appropriate care, respect and to live their retirement with a sense of dignity. If you have concern for a loved one or believe you may be experiencing domestic violence of any kind, please enquire within or call for help.

Separation & Divorce

Separation & Divorce

Whether you are married or in a de facto relationship (2 or more years), separation can become a very daunting idea, especially at an older age when you depend on the people around you. Please call us today for a free assessment of your circumstances over the phone.

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