Veterans' Benefits Attorney in Atlanta
Trusted Estate Planning Law Firm
If you are married to a veteran or are responsible for providing care for a disabled veteran, you may not be aware of benefits you or your family could be entitled to. The process of applying for veterans' benefits or protecting your benefits for your family is lengthy and often complex. At Geerdes & Associates, LLC, we know that the laws revolving around VA benefits and trusts are often confusing. Our Atlanta estate planning attorneys have the experience and skill to help you navigate the process of claiming your benefits.
Contact our legal team today at (770) 599-5331 for caring representation.
Eligibility & Types of Veterans' Benefits
There are three main elements to the eligibility process: Financial, medical, and service. If you are unsure whether you qualify for benefits or you are having difficulty because your assets are too significant to qualify, you may need legal help. We can assist you with rearranging your assets or creating a Veterans Administration Aid and Attendance Pensions Benefits Trust.
Veterans' benefits is a confusing subject that you should not attempt to navigate on your own. In order to prevent disqualifications due to mistakes in the paperwork or penalty periods, it is important that you consult with an experienced Atlanta veterans' benefits lawyer.
Beneficiaries may be entitled to the following veterans' benefits:
- Dependency and indemnity compensation
- Death pension
- Burial and memorial services
- Employment and training
- Parents' Dependency and Indemnity (DIC) compensation
- Disability compensation
- Survivor benefits
- Veterans' health care
- Special monthly compensation (SMC)
Protecting Your Right to Veterans' Benefits
Having the right legal counsel on your side is essential to protect your rights and ensure you receive the assets you are entitled to. Our Atlanta estate planning attorneys have 50 years of combined experience assisting veterans and their families to secure benefits. Whether you need assistance with daily chores due to disability or are not able to earn an income to pay your normal bills, Geerdes & Associates, LLC is here to assist you. We are very familiar with the rules about veterans' benefits and can help you with all types of asset protection, including VA benefits.
To learn how we can help you assert your rights, please call our firm at (770) 599-5331 for a free consultation.