Desert Elder Law focuses on two key parts of law:
1) Helping clients understand and navigate the qualification process for California’s Medi-Cal program.
2) Pursuing every legal avenue to preserve hard-earned family assets.
The result of this is helping your loved one qualify for the best possible care without the “spend down.”
Located in Palm Springs, California, Desert Elder Law specializes in assisting seniors and their families address the legal challenges and questions which arise when a spouse or parent needs to transition from home to an assisted living or skilled nursing facility. This transition to long-term care is often the result of progressive diseases such as Alzheimer’s Disease or ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) with symptoms that include memory loss and/or dementia as well as mobility.
Click Here to see current Medi-Cal qualification eligibility. If you don’t think you don’t qualify, or need assistance navigating the Medical qualification process, contact us so we can help you determine how to meet those requirements.
About David L. Lynch, Esq.
David L. Lynch, an attorney with over fifteen years of experience as a litigator and transactional attorney, established Desert Elder Law in 2010. After moving to Rancho Mirage, Mr. Lynch was inspired by personal events to apply his unique skills to the needs of seniors struggling with the complexities of California’s Medi-Cal system. His goal for his clients is to help them obtain the benefits they are entitled to while also protecting their home and assets to the greatest extent possible.
Prior to founding Desert Elder Law, Mr. Lynch practiced both as a sole practitioner and as an associate with a “Top Twenty” law firm as ranked by The American Lawyer magazine.