by Dedra Jize, OT., CSA Geriatric Care Manager, Litherland, Kennedy & Associates, APC, Attorneys at Law September 12th through 18th marked National Assisted Living Week. Does Hallmark make a card for that? I doubt it but it does give us a moment to pause and think about it. First, what is Assisted Living? It’s a home or community that provides 24-hour supervision and additional daily support with things like dressing, showering, toileting and medication management along with all that … [Read more...] about Assisted Living: What is It, and is It Right for You?
In this vlog, Litherland, Kennedy & Associates Attorney Maggie A. LaBranch-Gonzales discusses the structure of married joint living trusts and why you should review your plan, especially if it was created prior to 2017. … [Read more...] about Is Your Married Joint Living Trust Too Complicated? (VIDEO)
2021 Walk to End Alzheimer's - San Francisco, CA Saturday, November 6, 2021 Alzheimer’s disease is relentless. So are we. Alzheimer's disease touches so many people; It affects our clients, our family members and our friends. It can feel lonely and isolating to be facing it, or to be supporting someone who has been diagnosed with it. But we're not alone. Our office is walking for all of our clients, our family members, and our friends who have been affected by this unforgiving … [Read more...] about Litherland, Kennedy & Associates Law Firm Team Joins 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s
by Dedra Jize, OT., CSA Geriatric Care Manager, Litherland, Kennedy & Associates, APC, Attorneys at Law Happy Grandparents Day! Although I think that grandparents should be celebrated every day, it was decided to be the first Sunday after Labor Day back in 1978. For those who are grandparents…congratulations. For those who are grandparents, but the grandchildren live far away, read on. Or maybe you are young and single, or middle age and no children or perhaps this topic brings … [Read more...] about Happy Grandparents Day
Attorneys Justin M. Kennedy and Maggie A. LaBranch-Gonzales have been selected to the 2021 California Rising Stars list. This is an exclusive list, recognizing no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state. This is the 3rd year that Justin and Maggie have received this honor. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual … [Read more...] about Attorneys Justin M. Kennedy and Maggie A. LaBranch-Gonzales Selected as 2021 California Rising Stars
In this video, Attorney Maggie A. LaBranch-Gonzales answers LGBTQ+ frequently asked estate planning questions. … [Read more...] about LGBTQ+ Estate Planning Frequently Asked Questions (VIDEO)
In this Vlog, Attorney Maggie A. LaBranch-Gonzales discusses the importance and advantages of hiring an estate planning attorney to prepare your estate plan. … [Read more...] about Why Should You Hire an Estate Planning Attorney to Prepare Your Estate Plan? (VIDEO)
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 1st Annual Community Shred Event! We received donations of $1,305 to benefit the Alzheimer's Association and LKA is contributing an additional $195 to make the total donation to the Alzheimer's Association $1,500! … [Read more...] about Thank You for Helping to Make Our First Annual Community Shred Event Benefitting the Alzheimer’s Association a Success!
In this vlog, Attorney Maggie LaBranch-Gonzales talks about estate planning, why you need an estate plan, and what documents should be included in a comprehensive estate plan. Litherland, Kennedy & Associates, APC, Attorneys at Law are members of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys. If you would like to learn more about the importance of estate planning, we invite you to attend one of our free estate planning webinars. … [Read more...] about October 19-25 is National Estate Planning Week (Video)
by Maggie A. LaBranch-Gonzales Litherland, Kennedy & Associates, APC, Attorneys at Law I think most of us, by now, have had some connection with a person who has been affected by Alzheimer’s. I would wager it is becoming more common as we are living longer. We’ve seen it with our clients and their families. For me, it’s my grandmother. My grandmother, Jan Ely, died on December 26, 2019 at the age of 78, after surviving through all the stages of dementia and into the final stages of … [Read more...] about WHY We Walk – Walk to End Alzheimer’s