Upon graduation from the Salmon P. Chase College of Law in 2005, Attorney Clifton worked as a Senior Research Analyst at the Dayton based legal services company, LexisNexis Group. Since leaving that position in August of 2008, he has focused his legal practice in the areas of estate planning, trusts, estate administration and Veterans benefits. A former associate with the statewide elder law firm, The Thom L. Cooper, Co., L.P.A., Attorney Clifton is among group of attorneys in the state of Ohio who have been admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims in addition to receiving accreditation from the Department of Veterans Affairs. He is a frequent speaker in Southwestern Ohio regarding the importance of having the Estate Planning Basics, Veterans Benefits, and the escalating costs associated with the aging population.In addition to his Juris Doctorate, Attorney Clifton holds a bachelors degree in Psychology from Georgetown College. He is licensed to practice in the State of Ohio, is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Ohio State Bar Association and the Wealth Counsel. The Lavin Law Group, LLC was started with the goal of representing clients in a way that maximizes their independence and minimizes the stress and burden placed on loved ones. With 30+ years of combined experience, our staff is dedicated to assisting clients in the following areas:- Protecting your family in a nursing home payment crisis situation- Estate Planning/Estate Administration- Asset Protection- Personal and Financial Guardianship- Assistance in the Medicaid Process- Protecting your family in a non-crisis situation- Aiding Aged and Disabled Veterans through the benefit process- Assistance with Other Community ResourcesIts our mission and our fortune to serve the senior population with whom we work and we are committed to serving this community today, tomorrow, and into the future.