Norfolk & Plymouth Estate and Business Planning Council


Upcoming events

    • 03/28/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (EDT)
    • Hilton Boston/Dedham, 25 Allied Drive, Dedham, MA 02026
    • 64

    Your Health and Your Money - A MassHealth Update

    While medical science is keeping us healthier and living longer, the middle class is feeling the financial pinch, as well as the anxiety, that accompanies outliving their money. Clients will come to legal, financial and insurance professionals looking for solutions. How poor do you have to be in order to be eligible for MassHealth (Medicaid)? When is it too late to plan for accessing government benefit programs, such as MassHealth (Medicaid)? Are there alternative insurance or investment approaches available for protecting assets?

    Join elder law and special needs trust attorneys, Matthew P. Albanese, Esq. and Daryl Cameron Every, Esq., for a dynamic discussion of the challenges and options involved in assisting elders plan for meeting their housing and health care needs.

    After attending this seminar, you will learn:

    Top 5 Mistakes when Applying for MassHealth 

    • Allowing a helpful “administrator” or “service” fill-out applications for free
    • Everyone can be MassHealth eligible
    • Giving Away Assets to Qualify
    • It’s Okay to Not Fully Disclose Assets

    Key Distinctions between MassHealth Community and MassHealth Long-Term Care

    Protecting the Primary Residence from MassHealth Lien

    Role of Trusts in Qualifying for MassHealth

    Conflicts of Interest

    Essential Tools Required for Every Estate Plan – Don’t Leave Home Without Them

    Meet our speakers:

    Matthew P. Albanese is the founding attorney of Albanese Law, LLC in Milton and concentrates his practice in estate planning, elder law, mental health law and disability law.

    He serves as a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys as well as the Plymouth County Bar Association and Norfolk County Bar Association, and is affiliated with South Coastal Counties Legal Services and Brockton Area ARC. Mr. Albanese has written articles on estate planning and frequently holds seminars for civic and professional organizations. A former local official, Mr. Albanese chaired the Plymouth County Selectmen’s Association and was a member of the Regional Task Force on Casino Impacts. A staunch advocate for seniors, Mr. Albanese led the effort to expand the senior work off tax program for area residents and has testified before the state legislature and executive agencies on matters affecting the quality of life for the aging and disabled population. He also volunteers for the Council on Aging. Mr. Albanese was a member of the West Bridgewater Lions Club and West Bridgewater Public Schools Strategic Plan Committee.

    Prior to starting Albanese Law, LLC, Mr. Albanese worked as an Associate with the firm Colucci, Colucci Marcus & Flavin, P.C. located in Milton, Massachusetts. He also served as the Legal Counsel to the Massachusetts House of Representatives Committee on Medicaid.  Mr. Albanese has been featured on Money Matters Talk Radio 970AM and WXBR 1460 AM.  In 2009, he was named Citizen of the Year by the Rotary Club of the Bridgewaters.

    Mr. Albanese is a graduate of Providence College, Providence Rhode Island; Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts; and Suffolk University’s Sawyer School of Management; Boston, Massachusetts where he obtained his M.B.A. with a concentration in international business.

    DARYL CAMERON EVERY, ESQ. is a sole practitioner in Milton, where she concentrates in trusts and estate planning, special needs and elder law, disability advocacy, and public benefits. Ms. Every acts both as trustee to family and special needs trusts, as well as trust counsel. She advises families, guardians, trustees, and non-profit organizations, who are committed to maximizing public benefits with private resources for individuals with intellectual and/or physical disabilities. Ms. Every is the Past President of the Norfolk Plymouth Estate Planning Council, and she is a member of the Boston Bar Association, Academy of Special Needs Planners, Massachusetts Chapter of National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and Women’s Bar Association. Further, she serves as the Dever Class Action Representative in the landmark Ricci v. Okin federal class action. Attorney Every is a graduate of Northeastern University School of Law and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She lives in Braintree with her husband and three children.

    • 06/06/2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM (EDT)
    • Hilton Boston/Dedham, 25 Allied Drive, Dedham, MA 02026
    • 74

    NPEPC welcomes Guest Speaker:

    Asa C. Morse, Supervisory Special Agent, US Drug Enforcement Administration

    About our speaker...

    Since 2005 Supervisory Special Agent (SSA) Morse has served as an instructor for the New England Field Division Clandestine Laboratory Enforcement Team instructing and presenting at the annual recertification training for certified Federal, State and Local Clandestine Laboratory Team members. Since 2005 SA Morse has also served as a primary Clandestine Laboratory and Methamphetamine Awareness Instructor for the DEA’S New England Field Division instructing and presenting to members of the following organizations, as well as countless local law enforcement and fire agencies across New England:

    US Drug Enforcement Administration NH National Guard

    Federal Bureau of Investigations MA National Guard

    Massachusetts State Police CT National Guard

    Connecticut State Police National Association of Arson Investigators

    New Hampshire State Police Massachusetts Assoc. of HAZMAT Technicians

    Maine State Police Boston Police Department - Drug Control Unit

    Rhode Island State Police Massachusetts Fire Academy

    US Department of Probation N.E. Narcotics Enforcement Officers Assoc.

    Young Marines Young Presidents Association

    SSA Morse has presented and taught at numerous High Schools across New England, on topics ranging from the dangers of drug use and abuse to basic law enforcement investigation techniques.

    SSA Morse is an instructor for the National Technical Investigators Association (NATIA), contributing to their Technical Installations in a High Voltage Environment training.

    SSA Morse has testified in numerous criminal proceedings at the District Court, Superior Court and US District Court level. SSA Morse has testified in regards to his own investigations, as well as being called as an expert in Drug Use, Methamphetamine Manufacturing and Law Enforcement Technical Operations.

Past events

03/07/2019 LIFE BEYOND DEATH: the ongoing existence of your Digital Assets
01/22/2019 New Member Meet & Greet Breakfast
01/08/2019 "Serving The Women's Market" - NPEPC Brown Bag Lunch - Members ONLY
12/12/2018 NEW! NPEPC Brown Bag Lunch - Members ONLY
11/06/2018 55th Annual NAEPC Conference
11/01/2018 Year End Tax Planning Strategies
10/25/2018 Meet the Members..networking event
10/04/2018 A Market Update
06/07/2018 2018 NPEPC Annual Meeting
04/26/2018 From Starting Blocks to Finishing Line: Start Maximizing Value Now!
03/22/2018 CANCELED: From Starting Blocks to Finishing Line: Start Maximizing Value Now!
01/11/2018 How Guardianship and Conservatorship Solve Real-Life Family Problems
12/05/2017 Life After Death (Maybe) – Dealing With IRAs After The Participant’s Death When Things Are Not As They Seemed
09/26/2017 XPX New England Mixer Meet and Greet
09/19/2017 Embracing Uncertainty in Planning in Volatile Times
06/22/2017 NPEPC Planning Session for 2017/2018
06/01/2017 2017 NPEPC Annual Meeting
03/23/2017 Why You Should Care: The Advisor’s Guide to Asset Protection Planning
01/25/2017 Planning at the Eleventh Hour: A practitioner’s checklist for clients near death
12/07/2016 2nd Annual NPEPC Holiday Networking Event
11/03/2016 Diminished Capacity: Guiding Clients Through Difficult Decisions
09/15/2016 “Leveraging Life Insurance in Gift Tax Planning”
06/16/2016 NPEPC Planning Session for 2016/2017
06/01/2016 NPEPC Annual Meeting
03/31/2016 “PYA” - Protecting Your Assets from MassHealth and the Cost of Care
01/21/2016 “Decanting: “Revoking” an Irrevocable Trust?”
12/09/2015 NEW! NPEPC Holiday Networking Event
11/18/2015 52nd Annual Conference - NAEPC
09/17/2015 When a Great Estate Plan Collides with Life
06/24/2015 NPEPC Planning Session for 2015/2016
06/10/2015 NPEPC Annual Meeting
03/18/2015 Social Security: Good Things Come to Those Who Wait..and Work!
01/21/2015 An interdisciplinary panel discussion: Business Succession Planning for The Closely Held Business
11/05/2014 51st Annual Conference - NAEPC
09/17/2014 Estate Planning for Florida Snowbirds
Miss a Meeting? Check Out the Handouts:
December 5, 2017

November 3, 2016

September 15, 2016 - Kick Off Meeting

September 17, 2015 - Kick Off Meeting 

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