Legal Guidance for TN Seniors - AAAD Educational Session - March 16, 2017 1:30pm
ETHRA – East Tennessee Area Agency on Aging and Disability, in Partnership with the John T. O’Connor Senior Center, would like to invite you to the next Educational Series Session.
"Legal Guidance for Tennessee Seniors: An Overview of Key Estate Planning Strategies and How to Obtain Civil Relief for Victims of Elder Abuse"
Speaker: Jessica Moe, Attorney, ETHRA
Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
John T. O'Connor Senior Citizen's Center
611 Winona Street
Knoxville, TN 37917
Register here: https://etaaad.eventbrite.com
About the Presentation:
Part I of the session will discuss key estate planning strategies and the related legal documents that every individual should have in place, including the various kinds of powers of attorney and advance directives, along with an overview of their purpose, legal effect, limitations, and potential pitfalls. Part II of the session will cover ongoing state and private efforts to combat elder abuse, including the Tennessee General Assembly's recent enactment of a law that grants elder abuse victims an individual right of civil recovery against their abusers.
About the Speaker:
Jessica Moe is a state-licensed attorney who currently manages the East Tennessee Legal Assistance for the Elderly Program at East Tennessee Human Resource Agency. Jessica also serves as a legal advisor to the agency and its many different service programs. Jessica is a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law, and has served in her current role with the agency for just over a year.
For questions, contact Dottie Lyvers at (865) 691-2551, ext. 4818 or DLyvers@ethra.org.