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Modern Estate Planning for Modern Families

Modern life is complicated, from blended families, and loved ones with special needs, to the need for long-term care. The "traditional" estate plan, which focuses on planning for death and avoiding taxes, just doesn't cut it anymore.
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Navigating Special Needs Planning

Special people need special planning.We understand that Public benefits are a lifeline for many people with special needs or disabilities, and an inheritance or settlement that is not properly handled can jeopardize eligibility. Let us help you navigate this journey to make sure your child is taken care of.
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The Impact of Aging and Long-Term Care for You & Your Loved Ones

Older people have unique legal needs—and we understand the importance of making wise decisions and will take the time to get to know you, your family, your financial situation, your personal needs and your concerns about the future. Our firm’s unique focus on Elder Law, including Medi-Cal Planning and VA Aid & Attendance benefits, will help you find the right legal and senior care solutions for or a loved one facing aging and long-term care issues.
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Handling a Loved One's Estate

We understand the loss of a loved one is hard, and we are here to make the process easier for you. Whether it’s walking you through probate, administering a trust, or even a conservatorship, we handle all aspects of administration during incapacity or after death.
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Join Heather for Our Next Webinar

Congratulations on taking a big step toward keeping control and protecting your loved ones by creating a living or revocable trust! Join Attorney Heather Chubb as she takes you on a journey explaining each step of the way to funding your trust.
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We Help Modern Families Navigate the Complicated Path to the Plan & Benefits Your Family Deserves

We believe in persistence, trust, and relationships. We help protect the people and things you love through caring, thorough, and ongoing wealth and legacy planning.
Elder Planning for Aging Parents
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Negotiating the intricacies and pitfalls of long-term care planning, including using government benefits (Medi-Cal and Veterans Administration)
Elder Care & Planning for Aging Parents
Families With Special Needs Loved Ones
Seeking to provide protection and resources without jeopardizing eligibility for critical public benefits (SSI, Medi-Cal, etc.)
Planning for Special Needs Children
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California Advance Healthcare Directive

A comprehensive healthcare directive not only spells out your preferences for medical and end-of-life care (including your wishes regarding ventilation, feeding tubes, resuscitation, nursing home care, etc.), but this document also allows you to appoint a person you trust to make decisions and communicate with doctors if you are unable.

If you don’t already have a healthcare directive created as part of your estate plan, you can download this important legal document free of charge by filling out this form below:

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Our Practice

We’re passionate about our work, and we know how important it is to develop and implement a plan that takes care of you and your loved ones in all stages of life.

Heather R. Chubb is a California-based Life Transitions Lawyer who will help you make the best legal decisions for you and your family. While traditional estate plans are designed with just financial wealth in mind, the Chubb Law Firm team helps create modern estate plans that transfer whole family wealth – a legacy that includes your financial, intellectual, spiritual and human assets.

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CLIENT Story

My wife, Sue and I really appreciate the concern and care Heather took in doing our estate planning. It has given us peace of mind. Heather keeps us informed of the latest changes in the laws that we might want to consider. We highly recommend her and the Chubb Law Firm.
Ray

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Upcoming Educational Events

November 18, 2020

Webinar: Transferring Assets to Your Trust

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October 21, 2020

Lunch and Learn: Special Needs Planning - Protecting Your New Adult

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September 16, 2020

Webinar: Medi-Cal Mythbusters: Planning Traps for the Unwary

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Webinar: 5 Threats to You, Your Family and Your Assets

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July 7, 2020

Webinar - 5 Legal Protections for Children with Disabilities

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June 23, 2020

Lunch & Learn: College Student Parent Survival Kit

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June 9, 2020

Lunch & Learn: Protect Your Independence - Proactive Planning for Seniors

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Seminar: Planning for Long-Term Care: 7 Steps to Protect Your Independence

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November 14, 2019

Protecting Assets While Qualifying for Medi-Cal Seminar

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CLIENT Story

My wife, Sue and I really appreciate the concern and care Heather took in doing our estate planning. It has given us peace of mind. Heather keeps us informed of the latest changes in the laws that we might want to consider. We highly recommend her and the Chubb Law Firm.
Ray

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