The Zandbergen Report

Practicing Empathy in Elder Financial Abuse Litigation with Matthew Stein Esq.

August 5, 2020

Host Letitia Berbaum was joined in the virtual studio Matthew Stein, ESQ – a Probate Litigation Attorney and Owner of Law & Stein, LLP. Matthew represents those entangled in probate litigation, including trust contests, will contests, breaches of fiduciary obligations, allegations of trustee wrongdoing and claims of elder abuse. His work includes consulting with individuals to provide advice on strategic planning and positioning before litigation becomes necessary. In this episode Matthew and Letitia discuss the sensitive topic of elder abuse and what can be done to protect all parties. An experienced trial lawyer and skillful negotiator, Matthew is a tenacious adversary who consistently obtains significant results for his clients regardless of the challenges presented.

In this episode learn:
The financial complications associated with elder abuse
- Why having proper legal agreements is so important to protect ailing parents
- How Law and Stein LLP serve their clients from both a litigation and estate planning perspective

When asked what his ultimate lesson learned has been, Matthew shares, “empathy is critical in helping guide our clients who, more often than not, have a deep emotional connection to the situation.”

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