Category: Special Needs Trusts

Beth Ann Lawson Authors Article for Sentara Living – Legally Prepared for Each and Every Day

Written By Lisa Crowley
Posted on December 12, 2017

Attorney Beth Ann R. Lawson authored the article “Legally Prepared for Each and Every Day to appear in the May issue of Sentara Living.  Beth Ann spoke on the topic of Estate Planning to Sentara employees groups around the Tidewater Read More…

Posted in Elder Law, Estate Planning, Special Needs Trusts

Beth Ann Lawson Co-Authors Book Addressing Aging Issues

Written By Carmen Sheppard
Posted on December 7, 2015

Attorney Beth Ann R. Lawson had the honor of co-authoring the book, “Protect Your Family!  What You Really Need to Know For the Second Half of Life” with 15 other practicing Elder Law attorneys throughout the United States in 2015.  Read More…

Posted in Asset Protection Planning for Long Term Care, Elder Law, Estate Planning, Special Needs Trusts

Estate Planning for Growing Families

Written By Carmen Sheppard
Posted on November 20, 2015

Life as a parent is a juggling act of negotiating your time.  The extensive tasks of each day, coordinating work and school, sports and vacations, often cause planning for the future to be neglected.  Occasionally, however, your mind may wander Read More…

Posted in Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Special Needs Trusts

Down Syndrome: What We’ve Learned From Sam

Written By Carmen Sheppard
Posted on July 20, 2015

This following article appeared in the front page of Community section of the Richmond Times-Dispatch on April 4, 2010. As a result of raising a son born with Down Syndrome, I discovered something: Children with special needs are a special Read More…

Posted in Attorneys in the News, Special Needs Trusts