Got Questions? We've Got Answers.

Elder Law FAQ

New Bedford Healthcare Advocacy Lawyer

If you have questions about estate planning or any area of elder law, Tennyson LNC can offer helpful answers. We have created this frequently asked questions page to address common questions about elder law as a whole, but we welcome you to call our offices at (508) 315-6078 for a consultation if you have any specific issue you would like addressed.

Why do I need an attorney? What advantages are there to involving a legal professional?

Having a skilled healthcare advocate and elder law attorney on your side can help you in a number of ways. With a legal professional to guide and represent you, you can feel confident that your interests are protected. Wills, guardianships, long-term planning, and the many other areas of elder law are notoriously complex. An attorney with experience in this field can simplify things for you while navigating you through proceedings with ease.

What is a legal nurse consultant?

Christine Tennyson is a legal nurse consultant, or LNC, but what does this mean, and why is it an important quality in an elder law attorney? A legal nurse consultant is a registered nurse who uses training and expertise as a Healthcare provider to provide consulting on legal matters related to medicine. In such areas as Medicaid planning, long-term care, and even conservatorships and guardianships, a legal nurse consultant can offer crucial insight from a medical standpoint.

When is the time to plan for long-term care?

It is never too early to start planning for long-term care. Medical conditions and disorders that require long-term care can be financially devastating to you and your family if they are not properly planned for. We can discuss your needs and concerns regarding long-term care to develop a plan that protects your financial security while carrying out your wishes.

Contact our firm at (508) 315-6078 to learn more.

Why Choose Tennyson LNC?

  • Tailored Approach

    Attorney Tennyson offers tailored, compassionate guidance for each client to help make the process easy and effective.

  • Medical Background

    Christine Tennyson Attorney at Law has extensive experience in the medical profession, so you know you're in good hands.

  • Extensive Experience

    Our Attorney has more that 15 years of experience in the legal field, and had L.L.M. in health policy and law.