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Michael B. Cohen is an elder law attorney whose Dallas law practice focuses on the legal needs of the disabled and elderly, including estate and Medicaid and other public benefits (such as Veterans benefits) planning. He is a frequent speaker on these topics.

Dallas Elder Law Attorney Michael Cohen

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Michael B. Cohen is an elder law attorney whose Dallas law practice focuses on the legal needs of the disabled and elderly, including estate and Medicaid and other public benefits (such as Veterans benefits) planning. He is a frequent speaker on these topics.

    A Will Contest That Would Make Jerry Springer Smile | 1 - 30 - 24

    A Will Contest That Would Make Jerry Springer Smile | 1 - 30 - 24

    A Texas case which decided whether the spouse (who was also the niece) of the deceased could be the beneficiary of his will.

    • 28 min
    Are Pet Trusts The "Cat's Meow"? | 1 - 23 - 24

    Are Pet Trusts The "Cat's Meow"? | 1 - 23 - 24

    Many want to give instructions and take care of beloved pets if they die before their pet(s). Various ways pet trusts can be established are discussed.

    • 28 min
    Exceptions To Nursing Home Medicaid Transfer Penalty Rules | 1 - 16 - 24

    Exceptions To Nursing Home Medicaid Transfer Penalty Rules | 1 - 16 - 24

    14 exceptions to Long-Term Care Medicaid's Transfer Penalty Rules are discussed. This can be used to accelerate governmental assistance to pay for care costs and medications.

    • 29 min
    Largest Unclaimed Funds Estate In U.S. History Being Contested | 1 - 9-24

    Largest Unclaimed Funds Estate In U.S. History Being Contested | 1 - 9-24

    An actual ongoing case of a multi-millionaire recluse who was originally thought to have died without a will is now embroiled in an estate battle with someone claiming to have a valid will 7 years after the recluse died.

    • 29 min
    Powers Of Attorney Success Story | 1 - 2 - 24

    Powers Of Attorney Success Story | 1 - 2 - 24

    If you trust your agent on your financial power of attorney, the document can include many extra powers beyond statutory language as illustrated by the following case.

    • 28 min
    Don't Knock A Gift Horse In The Mouth | 12 - 26 - 23

    Don't Knock A Gift Horse In The Mouth | 12 - 26 - 23

    6 ways to use transfer planning to reduce or eliminate estate tax.

    • 28 min

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