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Elder Law and Special Needs News

February 2020

 To Clients, Colleagues and Friends:

We are pleased to announce that Certified Elder Law Attorneys Caitlin Harper and Karen Timko, along with Elder Law Advocate and Social Worker, Sue Cardello will be speaking at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s “Estate and Elder Law Symposium” providing continuing legal education to attorneys in Pittsburgh on February 11, 2020.

Featured Articles

My Child with Special Needs is turning 18, now what?

When your child with special needs turns 18 and becomes an adult, the rules change and it is very likely that you are going to need more help, guidance and expertise than you might expect.


New Retirement Law Changes Special Needs Planning

As 2019 drew to a close, Congress passed a spending bill that includes significant changes to retirement savings accounts. For families with special needs members, these changes will have an impact on estate planning.

What's In The News

Medicaid Protections for the Healthy Spouse
Medicaid law provides special protections for the spouses of Medicaid applicants to make sure the spouses have the minimum support needed to continue to live in the community.
Medicare Now Covers Outpatient Treatment for Opioid Addiction
Recognizing the huge problems caused by opioid addiction in the United States, Medicare is adding a new outpatient opioid treatment benefit, paying for methadone and related treatment in certain facilities under Part B.
Caregivers Are Getting Younger, Making Planning for Long-Term Care Even More Important
As baby boomers age, more and more millennials are becoming caregivers. Many are taking on this role while just getting started in their own lives, leading to difficult decisions about priorities. Proper planning can help them navigate this terrain.

Have you heard the Julian Gray Podcast yet?

"Ask Julian: The Legal Show"

Certified Elder Law Attorney Julian E. Gray answers common questions covering topics related to caring for aging parents, inheritance, Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning and much more!

Just Search for “Ask Julian” wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts!

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The attorneys at Julian Gray Associates are frequently asked to make presentations to medical personnel, tax advisors, and geriatric related professionals and for other miscellaneous civic organizations.

For a current listing of Upcoming Speaking Engagements visit

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