Estate Planning & Elder Law in Sacramento

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Sacramento Elder Law Attorney

Probate, Estate Planning and Elder Law Attorney in Sacramento

At MacFarlane Legal, Inc. we have seen first-hand the consequences of ineffective estate planning. Dustin MacFarlane worked in the long-term health care industry where he witnessed many families bewildered and concerned over the prospects of their future.

"My career in long-term care showed me the best characteristics of The Greatest Generation. I am thankful for their example of work and service. I love my clients. I love meeting with them. Their stories, interesting dynamics, and concerns drive me. I want client challenges to be my challenges; their worries to be my worries; and I want to see their victories. I always approach clients with the intent to preserve family peace and harmony. I thoroughly enjoy what I do."

As an experienced Sacramento elder lawyer, Dustin knows it is never too early to begin planning for the future. MacFarlane Legal can provide compassionate legal counsel to construct an individualized estate plan to address your current needs and protect your future goals.

To learn more about how decisions you make today can safeguard your tomorrow,
contact our office to schedule a consultation.

Insightful Estate Planning Assistance

An effective estate plan prepares for your future financial stability, provides for your beneficiaries, and gives a legal voice to your final wishes. Our Fair Oaks estate planning attorney can help you decipher which measures would work best for you and your family.

MacFarlane Legal, Inc. can deliver insightful legal counsel to create and implement a complete estate plan, including:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Naming of guardians for minor children
  • Asset preservation
  • Incapacity planning
  • Probate

Long-Term Care Planning

As dedicated estate planning advocates, we recognize a comprehensive estate plan can do much more than distribute your property after you are gone. Estate planning can put measures in place to provide long-term or catastrophic health care for you in the event you cannot care for yourself. With our help, you can alleviate the uncertainty your family may face by deciding ahead of time who will take care of you, what decisions they may make, and how your assets may be preserved while ensuring you receive needed care.

Our supportive Sacramento estate planning attorney can help you create and implement a thorough, long-term care plan through various measures, including:

  • Medical powers of attorney
  • Financial powers of attorney
  • Advanced health care directives
  • HIPAA authorization
  • MediCal (Medicaid) planning

VA Accredited Lawyer for Veterans

Federal law prevents anyone from assisting veterans in the preparation, presentation, or prosecution of Veteran's Administration claims benefits unless they have obtained accreditation. Dustin MacFarlane is a designated VA accredited attorney and can help you apply for your deserved benefits, including Aid and Attendance or Housebound supplements.

Have you been designated to protect an estate or loved one? MacFarlane Legal, Inc. can help!

The role of decision-maker for a loved one or a fiduciary for an estate is a daunting task. Often your position will compel you to deal with complicated legal matters while you are worried about the health of a loved one or in the process of grieving. At MacFarlane Legal, Inc., we applaud your dedication to your loved one and their wishes and we are committed to help you through every step of the process.

Our compassionate Sacramento estate planning attorney can provide the competence you need to fulfill your loved one's requests, including:

  • Probate administration
  • Establishing and / or avoiding conservatorship

Estate Planning to Meet Your Long-Term Care Needs

While there are many legalities and complex issues involved in mapping out your future, proper estate plans can be customized to meet all of your needs and objectives. Our team can evaluate your current circumstances, learn your desired goals, and detail the measures to satisfy your requests to give you peace of mind. If you need to amend a current plan, are approaching retirement, or just beginning your family, we can provide comprehensive solutions to address your concerns for tomorrow.

Call us today to begin! We want to help you feel reassured and confident that your future is secure.