Law Offices Of Deborah S. Ball

An Elder Law, Estate Planning, and Estate Administration Law Firm

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The Federal government – through FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) – is providing assistance for funeral expenses related to COVID-19. Click here to read more, and contact our offices with your questions about post-pandemic estate planning.


The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many to address life-plan concerns. We here at The Law Offices of Deborah S. Ball are ready to assist you, whether in person, by phone, or on Zoom.



New York State is changing the guidelines for creating a Power of Attorney (POA), effective June 13, 2021. Contact our offices to make sure your documents are up to date!

Make Sure You Have The Proper Long-Term Care Plan

Medicaid is a great program that provides for nursing home care or home health care for elderly New Yorkers. However, receiving this type of aid places severe limitations on asset possession and gifting. For many people, it is more beneficial to find alternatives to Medicaid.

The Law Offices of Deborah S. Ball brings more than 25 years of experience to aid you in making long-term care decisions. With offices in Manhattan and Queens, we also serve clients in Brooklyn, lower Westchester, Nassau County and the entire New York City metropolitan area.

Deborah S. Ball provides counsel regarding issues that include:

Proper advance planning for future Medicaid eligibility as well as considering Medicaid alternatives are important steps in asset protection. Deborah S. Ball and her staff can help you explore these options to find a way to pay for long-term care without the financial limitations associated with Medicaid.

Providing Exceptional Client Service To Clients Throughout New York

Establishing estate plans, advance directives and long-term care plans is often difficult for people. The law can be quite complicated in these areas, and there is an emotional or psychological component as well. You need someone you know you can trust to provide valuable counsel and to help you achieve your goals.

We Offer Flexible Appointments

Deborah S. Ball and her staff bring a deep commitment to client service, offering home visits and hospital visits for their clients.

To speak with an attorney about your long-term care plan, call one of the firm’s New York offices toll free at 212-223-4100 or email the Law Offices of Deborah S. Ball.

Interpretation for documentation services available in several languages.