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Our elder care office motto is to get the best care, then figure out how to pay for that care without going broke. We have four excellent elder care law attorneys at Rothkoff Law Group. However, I am most proud of our ability to help families navigate the complicated road of long-term care through our […]

In order to better serve our clients and families in the Western Philadelphia suburbs, we are pleased to announce the opening of our Radnor, PA office. We are scheduling appointments at this new location effective September 15, 2018. The Radnor office is located at 150 N. Radnor Chester Road, Suite F-200, Radnor, PA 19087. Please […]

The Medicare Open Enrollment Period for 2019 has arrived. Throughout the year, Medicare has different enrollment periods. The Open Enrollment Period, or OEP, is the timeframe during which Medicare beneficiaries (people with Medicare) can make changes to their Medicare plans. This year’s OEP will take place October 15 through December 7, 2018. Any changes you […]

In June 2018, New Jersey announced the launch of a major new program to help individuals with disabilities become more independent and better thrive in their communities.   With the newly launched NJ ABLE program, individuals with disabilities can save tax-free for eligible expenses such as education, housing and transportation without losing eligibility for Medicaid […]

Rothkoff Law Group announced the 2018 New Jersey Caregiver Award winner at its inaugural NJ Symposium on April 12, 2018.  Caregiver professionals throughout Southern New Jersey had the opportunity to nominate an outstanding caregiver in their community who offers exceptional service to an elderly person. The selection process was difficult with many heartfelt nominations of […]

On April 12, 2018 over 230 long-term care professionals gathered at the Doubletree Hotel in Mt. Laurel, NJ for a full day of learning and networking at the inaugural Rothkoff Law Group Eldercare Symposium entitled, “Eldercare: What Will the Future Bring?” The day started with an esteemed panel of experts on the landscape of elder […]

As an elder care lawyer for almost 19 years, I have learned the importance of studying health care delivery systems, specifically related to the delivery of services to seniors. There is no doubt the U.S. health care system can and should improve the health care services provided for an increasingly aging population. In November 2016, […]

We are proud to announce that Roxane Crowley has joined our office as an associate attorney in our Cherry Hill, New Jersey office. Roxane joined the Rothkoff team from Philadelphia VIP, a public interest law firm, where she was a supervising attorney. She began her career in Elder Law at the SeniorLAW Center in Philadelphia […]

As I have previously stated, I probably would not be practicing law if I did not practice elder care law. Eighteen years ago, once I started to explore this fascinating, challenging area of practice, I was hooked. Practicing in this evolving area of law provides a high level of satisfaction in knowing we make a […]

Our entire elder law team considers it a privilege and high honor to be able to assist the elderly and those with disabilities in navigating the long-term care system.  With this privilege comes great responsibility. As an attorney, my duty is to advocate to the best of my ability for each individual client.  However, as […]

The Medicare Open Enrollment Period for 2017 has arrived.  Throughout the year, Medicare has different enrollment periods. The Open Enrollment Period, or OEP, is the timeframe during which Medicare beneficiaries (people with Medicare) can make changes to their Medicare plans. This year’s OEP will take place October 15 through December 7, 2015. Any changes you […]

  As I write this article, I am sitting by my wife’s side while she lies in a hospital bed recovering from a high fever and an infection.  We have already heard terminology used such as she is under “observation status” and her assigned physician is a “hospitalist.”  We also have spoken with her physician […]