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Meet 417 Business & Elder Law, LLC

417 Business & Elder Law brings expertise to our clients. No matter what you’re trying to accomplish, we’re here to help you thrive and protect your assets. From forming an LLC and preparing service agreements to helping your family avoid probate with estate planning, we’ll help you through each milestone.

Business Planning

Nursing Home Planning

Wills & Trusts

last will

Wills and Trusts serve different purposes.
We’ll guide you through estate planning to ensure your wishes are honored after death.

Powers of Attorney


Anyone can become incapacitated.
We’ll explain the different types of powers of attorney and advanced planning needed to help protect you.

Irrevocable Trusts

An irrevocable trust can help protect
your assets for the future. We’ll advise you on the pitfalls and benefits to establish a plan best for your situation.

Special Needs Trusts

Supplemental Needs Trusts are a
must have to balance government benefits eligibility while protecting other family resources.

Nursing Home Planning

Planning for long-term care,
including entering a nursing home, can be complex. We can help simplify the process.

Medicaid Asset Protection

We can help you navigate Medicaid eligibility after you enter the nursing home if you have concerns about having too many assets to qualify.

Veteran’s Benefits

We can explain how senior pension
programs fit into the planning process regarding your long-term care needs.


We can assist in handling the probate process. Probate must occur within one year of the person’s death if it is necessary.

Business Law

Don’t leave your business vulnerable to
potential risks. We can help protect your business by setting up ownership documents, preparing contracts, and planning for a smooth sale or transition.

Real Estate

We can prepare real estate documents for
selling or leasing properties and fixing ownership issues or usage rights.

Our Mission is to inspire, educate and motivate our clients to control their future by empowering them to make the best decisions for their businesses and their families resulting in peace of mind.

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    Why Are Estate Services Necessary?

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    If you have concerns about your future abilities or you want to make sure that all of your bases are covered, it’s time to consider setting up a Power of Attorney. According to the American Bar Association definition, a Power of Attorney is a legal document that gives another person the legal authority to make…

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