Blog Posts

Welcome to the Joseph L. Motta blog where we post articles relevant to our specialty practice areas of estate planning, long term care planning, Medicaid planning, special needs planning, wills, trusts and estate planning documents. We also post local events where we'll be speaking or taking questions in and around the Avon Lake, Ohio area. If you are looking for a specific article, or content to fit a particular period of life, use the categories below to filter our posts by category, or the search feature to enter something more specific. 

How Do I Talk to My Aging Parents About Estate Planning?

With multiple generations getting together for holiday meals, gift exchanges, New Years parties and quality time, these annual gatherings present an opportunity to broach sensitive but important topics with your aging loved ones. By communicating with them and knowing their Read More ...

What Does Incapacitated Mean in Elder Law & Estate Planning?

when working with an attorney to prepare for your future and address the challenges associated with aging, you will likely come across the term “incapacitated.” Incapacitated Definition Someone who is incapacitated cannot make personal decisions or understand legal documents. An Read More ...