(January 30, 2016)
On Sunday February 7, we will host Ann Fowler-Cruz (photo above), our neighbor on Deer Hill at the firm of Cohen and Wolf, and an attorney who is expert at estate planning. She is donating her services to us during coffee hour. It’s your chance to come and ask any questions you might have about your own long term financial planning as it pertains to creating and maintaining your will and estate planning. She will also discuss the ways to remember your favorite charities in your planning.
Ann is a principal in Cohen and Wolf’s Trusts and Estates and Elder Law Groups. Her elder law practice focuses on long-term care planning, asset preservation strategies, Medicaid applications, disability planning, utilizing conservatorships/guardianship and special needs trusts. Her estate planning practice includes the creation of wills, trusts, and advance directives. Ms. Fowler-Cruz also handles probate administration.
Ann has been a staunch advocate for the elderly and the disabled for more than fifteen years. She has the distinction of being a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) by the National Elder Law Foundation for over 10 years and is accredited to practice before the Department of Veterans Affairs. Her extensive knowledge in the area of elder law enables her to assist the elderly and the disabled in realizing the very best quality of life.
Ann is admitted to practice in Connecticut, New York and the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York. She is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA), the Connecticut Bar Association Sections on Elder Law and Probate & Trusts, the Fairfield County Bar Association, and the New York State Bar Association.
Please come, grab a cup of coffee and bring your questions to Ann.