Estate Planning and Elder Law is more than mere documents, says boutique law firm Houck Menninger Law, LLC, the newly established practice based in Centerville, Ohio. The official website welcomes visitors with their mission: Estate planning and elder law, done differently. The firm’s founders are Rachael Houck – a Certified Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation, and Mike Menninger – who are the owners & attorneys. Both Rachael and Mike are from the South Dayton region, and they believe strongly in serving those in their community.
Rachael and Mike are experienced attorneys, practicing law for 17 and 15 years respectively, and focus their practice in guiding clients in personal estate and financial plans and related work. Every day, the two work with families to counsel them on the complex and often unforeseen situations that may arise in dealing with assets and family dynamics, both in times of disability and at death.
“We work with you to come up with a plan tailored to you that addresses your goals and concerns. Through our experience, understanding of the law, and counseling, we will figure out the best path forward, whether you are planning ahead or if you find yourself in a difficult long term care situation. Our firm is designed to stick by you and your family, even after the initial planning is done,” says Rachael.
Houck Menninger Law’s clients face varying personal situations and have numerous concerns, including how to pay for long-term care for loved ones, delegating decisions of finance and healthcare, transitioning assets, managing expenses at death, minimizing taxes, and protecting assets. Such complex and evolving situations often require a well-prepared estate or elder law plan and ongoing collaboration with a trusted advisor.
“It’s just about finding the right person to work with to help you create, implement, and maintain your plan. We want to be your partner in planning,” says Mike.
Houck Menninger Law takes up matters related to the following: wills, trusts, powers of attorney, nursing home asset protection, tax planning, etc. The Elder Law related services include Medicaid eligibility assistance, Veteran and spouse pension benefits, etc. The firm also takes up special needs trusts and protections for beneficiaries.
Rachael and Mike form a powerful team. Mike carries deep experience in estate planning and asset protection and can advise families of diverse ages and backgrounds. Rachael, as a Certified Elder Law Attorney, offers counsel to families facing the difficult emotional and financial situations over care of loved ones.
Houck Menninger Law, LLC is now welcoming clients. They are happy to meet in-person or virtually.
HM Law is an Estate Planning and Elder Law Firm devoted to working with families in the South Dayton region of Ohio, where both Rachael Houck and Mike Menninger, the founding members, call home.
For more information, please visit: https://hmestateplanning.com/