Don H. Chapin, is a Certified Elder Law Attorney. This certification is offerred through the National Elder Law Foundation ( www.nelf.org) and is recognized by the Supreme Court of Ohio and the American Bar Association. He is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and is on the Ohio Bar Association Committee for Elder Law. Don is a speaker and regular practitioner of all the legal aspects of Elder Law including Medicare and Medicaid cases, Disability Trusts, and payment of Medical Bills if you do not have insurance.Don's passion is to educate seniors and the disabled community with respect to their rights and alternatives under the law to get assistance. He has started a non-profit called Serving Seniors Inc. which is dedicated to educating seniors.Don is married to Joy and has 2 adult children Ev and Hugh. His personal time is occupied at the farm, riding horseback, reading and arguing politics! Don H. Chapin is a Certified Elder Law Attorney, specializing in Medicaid Eligibility and Disability Law. After 11 years in practice in 2009, Don's experience in how to present Medicaid Applications creates a partnership with the client and the department to get the approval as quickly as possible.Don works with National Eligibility Solutions, a Medicaid and Medicare Consulting Firm (www.trustNES.com) to make sure only highly skilled caseworkers and paralegals are involved on the case.The result for the family is to make sure that their money does not run out, to prevent impoverishment of the well-spouse, and to foster an environment where the disabled person receives the excellent care they deserve.Essential documents drafted by Don are available online at www.servingseniorsinc.com. Powers of attorney with gifting clauses, self-dealing clauses and the HIPAA waivers are yours right online. Don drafts special needs trusts for disabled beneficiaries. He also drafts customized, protective trusts for keeping assets away from lawsuit creditors or bankruptcy. These trusts are drafted keeping in mind the beneficiary's need for income throughout their life.Don's specialty is developing strategies to deal with the huge hospital bills or nursing home bills that will avoid impoverishment or bankruptcy and make it possible for the family to keep their home and sustain retirement through continued income.