new jersey estate planning attorney | Law Firm Newswire - Part 2

Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) April 2, 2012 – Begley Law Group was recently awarded as one of the Top 75 Law Firms in the Philadelphia Business Journal. The business journal ranks businesses in a variety of industries and based their results on submissions from other local attorneys. Their standing will be published in the upcoming book of lists that ranks 5,579 local law firms. “This is a notable accomplishment that Begley Law Group has received numerous years,” said estate planning attorney Thomas D. Begley, Jr. “We work very hard to exceed our clients’ expectations and give them solid legal […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) March 26, 2012 – Begley Law Group welcomes a new attorney to its firm. Kristen L. Behrens, the newest hire, complements the law firm with her knowledge of finance and trust services. As a New Jersey and Pennsylvania attorney, she has experience in special needs trusts and personal injury settlement consulting along with trust matters and administration. She is a member of the New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations. “Kristen has more than seven years of experience and a unique financial background that will help our clients get the best advice they need to […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) March 14, 2012 – Personal injury attorneys excel at upholding their client’s rights when the person is seriously injured due to someone else’s carelessness and negligence. These types of lawsuits can be very lengthy and complex, all while the injured person is trying to obtain the therapies they need to function in daily life. Instead of taking on all of the care management and specialized estate planning for the injured person, personal injury lawyers can call on a personal injury settlement consultant to address all of the special needs planning and financial considerations for the […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) March 2, 2012 – Life care planning poses unique challenges for individuals and their loved ones as they age. Begley Law Group, a leading New Jersey elder law firm, recently launched a set of online videos to help people better understand life care planning. The videos at http://www.begleylawyer.com/life-care-planning-videos/ are able to be watched 24 hours a day and help viewers see why it is essential to work with a life care planning coordinator. “We all know someone who has experienced the guilty feeling of ‘what if I had done more’ to help a family member,” […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) February 21, 2012 – New Jersey estate and trust litigation attorney Ethan Ordog is having a very busy 2012. Between client meetings and court cases, he’s also very active in the legal community. Recently, he co-chaired the Burlington County Mock Trial Competition where nine high school teams competed in a fictional trial. The high school students got to be attorneys, plaintiffs, defendants, and witnesses to better understand the U.S. legal system. “More than 35 members of the bar volunteered to help the students coordinate the event and coach and judge them,” said Ordog, who also […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) February 13, 2012 – Accomplished New Jersey elder law firm Begley Law Group is now offering a unique, new Life Care Plan service to help individuals and families. The service will tailor a personalized plan to help people proactively address critical life care decisions. A comprehensive life care plan covers an individual’s health care wishes, finances, long term care plans, and estate planning. The Begley Life Care Plan service can tailor a standalone plan or one that works in tandem with other asset protection plans and Veteran’s benefits planning, for example. “A life care plan […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) February 8, 2012 – Begley Law Group was honored at a February 3rd Walk Now for Autism Speaks awards reception for their fundraising contributions to the 2011 Southern New Jersey walk. Begley Law Group attorney Susan Green accepted a certificate for the firm’s efforts to raise money for autism. All the teams and individuals who were the top fundraisers were also recognized at the dinner and reception. “We are proud to be a supporter of Autism Speaks and to help their efforts to fund autism research and raise awareness,” said New Jersey estate planning attorney […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) January 13, 2012 – New Jersey elder law attorney Thomas D. Begley, Jr. marks 2012 with a 15th anniversary celebration of receiving the Martindale-Hubbell® AV® Preeminent™ rating. The AV Preeminent rating shows that his peers have nominated him for the highest standards in both his ethical behavior and quality of his legal work for 15 years. “I am honored to receive this distinction for 15 years in a row,” said Thomas D. Begley, Jr., of the Begley Law Group P.C. “My passion is to use the law to provide the communities of southern New Jersey […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) December 16, 2011 – Three Begley Law Group attorneys were chosen for South Jersey Magazine’s Awesome Attorneys this month. Thousands of the magazine’s readers voted for 151 specialists in 46 law categories, from asset protection law to workers’ compensation. Begley Law Group has helped the community in Southern New Jersey for more than 75 years with all their legal life planning needs. “We work very hard to help you keep the assets you’ve taken a lifetime to build and create the legacy you want to have,” said New Jersey estate planning attorney Thomas Begley Jr. […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) November 18, 2011 – New Jersey special needs planning attorney Thomas D. Begley, Jr. presented a teleconference on November 15 about “What’s So Special About a Special Needs Trust”. The accomplished attorney is part of the Begley Law Group P.C., has co-authored the Special Needs Trust Handbook, and is a regular speaker at national conferences. During the teleconference, he explained how special needs attorneys, estate planning lawyers, and financial advisors can create an even better practice by knowing the latest developments in the special needs development field. “As an attorney or advisor, you want to […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) November 10, 2011 – New Jersey elder law attorney Thomas D. Begley, Jr. of the Begley Law Group, PC will lead a seminar along with attorney Andrew H. Hook from Oast & Hook at the National Aging & Law Institute & Advanced Boot Camp this week in Boston, Mass. The presentation “Training the Next Generation” will be given Friday, Nov. 11 for elder and special needs law professionals. “Elder law, estate planning, and special needs law firms can benefit by focusing on the long-term viability of their firm early on,” said Begley Jr. “Just as […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) October 11, 2011 – “National Estate Planning Awareness Week” October 17-23 reminds individuals and their families about the importance of planning for long-term decisions and asset protection. Estate planning is a complex matter and individuals should seek a qualified estate planning attorney to tailor a plan specific to their financial goals and family needs. Without proper planning, individuals could risk their savings and greatly affect their loved ones after they pass away. “Estate plans take the stress out of all the issues that need to be addressed such as a will, trust, and end of […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) September 7, 2011 – The respected Begley Law Group will host free seminars throughout Moorestown and Stone Harbor in October to help individuals and their loved ones learn how to properly plan for nursing home care. The team of New Jersey elder law attorneys is skilled in protecting assets and helping clients utilize government benefits such as Medicaid and Veteran’s benefits. “It is never too early to start strategizing about how to protect your savings and what legacy you want to leave to your family and relatives,” said New Jersey elder law attorney Thomas D. […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) August 29, 2011 – In mid-August, Begley Law Group was named as one of the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Top 25 South Jersey Law Firms. The firm is respected as a leader in elder law, estate planning, estate administration, and personal injury settlement consulting. No other firm in these practices areas made it to the top 25. “We are excited to be in such a prestigious group with other law firms,” said New Jersey special needs planning attorney Thomas D. Begley, III. “For more than 75 years, we have tirelessly worked to uphold the rights of […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) August 11, 2011 – New Jersey special needs planning attorney Thomas D. Begley, III appeared “Talk Philly” on July 13 to discuss “Planning for a Child with Special Needs”. The show on KYW-TV CBS 3 reminded viewers that every special needs child is an individual with their own set of personal, medical and financial concerns. Begley is an expert special needs lawyer with decades of experience helping individuals and families throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey at Begley Law Group, P.C. During the “Talk Philly” show, he discussed how a disabled child’s needs can vary over […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) July 21, 2011 – New Jersey special needs planning attorney Thomas D. Begley, III appeared on the John Hancock radio show on June 21, 2011. Begley discussed the importance of life planning for children with disabilities. He and Randy Zipse, the radio show host, highlighted how every family and special needs situation is unique, so parents need to get adequate counsel to ensure the best interests of the child are upheld. “It’s never too early to plan,” Begley said. “You’ll want to find good financial and legal advice that respects your child’s individuality and so […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) July 11, 2011 – On June 6, noted New Jersey elder law attorney Thomas D. Begley, III served as a panelist for the National Business Institute program “Medicaid Update 2011” which was held at the Holiday Inn in Cherry Hill. This presentation was made to a diverse group of attorneys, accountants, and paralegals. His presentation included a discussion about qualifying clients for public benefits, planning tips and traps after the Deficit Recovery Act of 2006, and Medicaid estate recovery. NBI provides continuing legal education for a variety of professions including the legal, accounting, and financial […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) June 15, 2011 – The Begley Law Group is hosting free elder care seminars on Tuesday, June 21 through Thursday, June 23 in the Moorestown area. The seminar will cover what individuals and their families can do to keep nursing home costs from wiping out their savings, including how Medicaid or Veteran’s Benefits can pay for these costs. “It is possible to qualify for Medicaid and still protect your legacy,” said New Jersey elder law attorney Thomas D. Begley, Jr. “It is never too late to plan, even if you’re already in a nursing home.” […]


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Cherry Hill, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) June 9, 2011 – On June 6, noted elder law attorney Thomas D. Begley, III served as a panelist for the National Business Institute (NBI) program “Medicaid Update 2011” which was held at the Holiday Inn in Cherry Hill. This presentation was made to a diverse group of attorneys, accountants, and paralegals. His presentation included a discussion about qualifying clients for public benefits, planning tips and traps after the Deficit Recovery Act of 2006, and Medicaid estate recovery. NBI provides continuing legal education for a variety of professions including the legal, accounting, and financial […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) May 31, 2011 – Certified New Jersey Elder Law Attorney Thomas D. Begley, III, was a panelist for the “Nuts & Bolts of Elder Law and Estate Administration” at the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (NJICLE) in late April. Begley III is admired and respected as a leader in estate administration and planning for the elderly and disabled. “As the first of the baby boom generation enters retirement this year and in the coming decade, elder law and estate planning is going to become an even bigger focus,” said Thomas D. Begley, III, […]


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