Will the State of Michigan Put a Lien on Your House if you Need Nursing Home Care?

Senator Kahn of Saginaw, chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee, has introduced several new bills that would dramatically change estate recovery in Michigan.  The new bills, SB 404, 405 and 406, would allow the State of Michigan to place a lien on the house of Medicaid beneficiaries.  The proposed law would eliminate most or all… Read More »

New Faces at the Michigan Estate Planning

Jennifer Ackroyd-Fabris has joined Michigan Estate Planning as a new Associate Attorney.  Jennifer is a Cum Laude graduate of Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and has a Bachelors Degree from James Madison College at Michigan State University.  Attorney Ackroyd-Fabris has previous experience as a Extern for the Lapeer Circuit Court and the Genesee County Prosecutor’s… Read More »

Workshops will be held at 11:00 AM, 2:30PM, and 6:00PM Thursday, February 11, 2010

At these meetings, here is some of what you will discover: How to avoid having your life savings wiped out by a nursing home spend-down. How to protect your house from the new Estate Recovery law signed by the Governor at 2:14 A.M. on Sunday, September 30, 2007. The asset protection language that most people… Read More »