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Elville and Associates’ Lindsay V.R. Moss, Esq., Presents as Faculty Member at NBI “Protecting Assets While Qualifying for Medicaid” Seminar

By: Jeffrey D. Stauffer – Community Relations Director, [email protected], 443-393-7696 Lindsay V.R. Moss, Esq., an elder law attorney with Elville and Associates, was one of three distinguished faculty members of the National Business Institute’s April 24th seminar in Hagerstown, Maryland, titled “Protecting Assets While Qualifying for Medicaid – Safeguard the Financial Future of Elderly Clients.” …

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Olivia R. Holcombe-Volke, Associate at Elville and Associates, P.C., Selected to 2017 Maryland Rising Stars List

By:  Jeffrey D. Stauffer – Community Relations Director, [email protected], 443-393-7696 Olivia R. Holcombe-Volke, associate attorney at Elville and Associates, has been selected to the 2017 Maryland Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. …

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Stephen R. Elville, Principal at Elville and Associates, P.C., Selected to 2017 Maryland Super Lawyers List

By:  Jeffrey D. Stauffer – Community Relations Director, [email protected], 443-393-7696 Stephen R. Elville, principal at Elville and Associates, has been selected to the 2017 Maryland Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.  This …

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Educating the Beneficiaries and Fiduciaries of Your Estate Plan

Authored by:  Olivia R. Holcombe-Volke – Associate, [email protected], 443-393-7696 A common source of concern for estate planning clients is the disconnect between an estate plan and the people involved in its actual implementation.  Clients almost always ask “how much of this should I share with my medical agent/financial attorney-in-fact/personal representative/trustee/beneficiaries?”  The fact is, informing those …

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Stephen R. Elville Presents on Topic of Psychiatric Advance Directive at NAMI Maryland Annual Conference

By: Jeffrey D. Stauffer, Community Relations Director – [email protected], 443-393-7696 On October 14th, Mr. Stephen R. Elville, principal of Elville and Associates, presented the topic of “Exploring the Nuances of the Advance Directive for Mental Health Treatment” at the National Alliance on Mental Illness Annual Conference at Shepherd Pratt Conference Center in Towson, Maryland. The presentation educated the …

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Elville and Associates to Sponsor 11th Annual Scarecrow Classic 5K Run/1 Mile Walk Hosted by Brain Injury Association of Maryland

By: Jeffrey D. Stauffer, Community Relations Director –  [email protected], 443-393-7696

Elville and Associates is pleased to announce it will sponsor the 11th Annual Scarecrow Classic 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk, to be held on Sunday, October 4, 2015 on the University of Maryland-Baltimore County campus.  For detailed information and to sign up for the event, visit biamd.org as the event nears and more details become available…

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Naming Guardians for Your Children

By:  Olivia R. Holcombe-Volke, Associate – [email protected], 443-393-7696

It is common in meeting with clients who are either pregnant or have young children to learn that their driving motivation in contacting an estate planning attorney is to make sure their children are taken care of in the event that they (that is, the parents) die.  These clients should be applauded for addressing this important detail, rather than leaving it to chance…

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Appointing Multiple Agents to Act on Your Behalf Simultaneously – A Benefit or Liability?

By: Olivia R. Holcombe-Volke, Associate [email protected], 443-393-7696

When appointing agents to act on one’s behalf, whether in a fiduciary or non-fiduciary capacity, there are several decisions that can result in consequences far more complicated than one might anticipate. One of these has to do with designating more than one agent to act at a time…

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Some Practical Tips for Ensuring Seamless Implementation of Your Powers of Attorney

By: Verena Meiser, Senior Associate [email protected], 443-393-7696

You have a power of attorney in place to name agents who can handle your financial affairs during any periods of incapacity you might encounter. Is there anything you can do to make it easy for your agents to step up and act on your behalf? Yes, there are a few preliminary steps you can take to reduce challenges for your agents as they try to assist you…

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Stephen R. Elville, Esq. Speaks at Continuing Legal Education Series

By: Jeffrey D. Stauffer, Community Relations Director[email protected], 443-393-7696

Stephen R. Elville, Esq., Principal at Elville and Associates, spoke at the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging’s 24th Annual Caregivers’ Conference on Saturday, April 16th on the topic of “VA Aid & Attendance,” and on Wednesday, April 27th will be discussing with members “Enhancing the Maryland Statutory Power of Attorney” at the Anne Arundel Bar Association’s Continuing Legal Education Series…

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