Mr. Cohen has been helping clients in Broward
County, Florida, as well as Palm Beach and Miami-Dade County for over 30 years. He is a member of the Elder Law Section of
The Florida Bar and a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
™ (NAELA). He holds degrees from Cornell University, the University of
Florida, and the University of Miami. For additional biographical
information, click here.
Mr. Cohen helps his clients arrange
their personal and business affairs with minimal taxation and maximum asset
protection. His services include:
Preparation for the personal and financial impact of disability. This may
durable powers of attorney,
living wills. designations
of health care surrogates,
declarations naming preneed guardians,
wills and trusts.
term care planning to assure his clients the best personal care while
protecting their assets from nursing home, assisted living facility and home health care expenses.
This may include
Medicaid planning , advice on benefits
that may be available to Veterans who served during wartime, and advice on long term care insurance.
Personalized advice on Retirement and Estate Planning.
Martin Cohen's October 11, 2003 interview on Jacqueline Marcell's Internet
radio program, "Coping with Caregiving," discussing Elder Law Practice and
Financial Exploitation of Seniors. Jacqueline is the author of “Elder Rage,
or Take My Father… Please! How to Survive Caring for Aging Parents”
www.ElderRage.com. The interview is available for 24/7 online
listening-on-demand, via a free download, Windows Media Player, and is
available (see Segment 3)
A sole practitioner by choice, Mr. Cohen works closely
with his clients. They are assured that their work will be performed
by the experienced lawyer that they have hired.
Mr. Cohen believes that attorney's fees should be fair
and reasonable. Whenever possible, he will quote a flat fee in
advance of performing services to avoid the misunderstandings often
associated with hourly billing. There is no charge for an initial
Home and hospital consultations are available for
clients in Broward County who are unable to drive to the office.
If you have questions about anything on this
website, or if you wish to schedule an appointment, contact Mr. Cohen at
Mr. Cohen maintains two offices for the practice of
Estate Planning, Elder Law and Disability Law in Broward County, Florida
for the convenience of his clients:
Flamingo Falls Professional Center
1806 N. Flamingo Rd.
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Peters Rd., Suite 1000
Plantation (Fort Lauderdale),
For those of you who are unfamiliar with South Florida geography, Broward
County has 30 municipalities, including:
Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, Lazy Lake,
Sea Ranch Lakes,
For information on these cities, click on the
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