Carol A. Peters - Attorney at Law
Call Us For a Consultation 626.793.9383 1100 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106
Elderly Couple Holding Hands Pasadena City Hall Huntington Library Pasadena at Night

Expert Witness: How Medi-Cal Works: Lover v. Henderson, et al.

Qualified as EXPERT WITNESS: How Medi-Cal works:
NO LEGAL NEED TO TRANSFER EXEMPT HOUSE:

Case Summary: Elderly woman is living in her own home, is helped by a realtor to convey her house so she can qualify for Medi-Cal/

7/9/1990: IN-COURT TESTIMONY at Bench Trial in NEC 43707 Lover vs. Henderson, et al.:
Testified for elderly Plaintiff:
Explained eligibility rules and process;
Explained how house was EXEMPT asset, so that both Community-based Medi-Cal and LTC Medi-Cal benefits could be received by Owner, without conveying it out;
Explained by example how to communicate with a senior about Medi-Cal eligibility issues, answer real property questions, as proposed and as transacted; about communications with seniors and disabled persons about Medi-Cal and SSI eligiblity issues.

Professional opinion: real estate transaction (outbound conveyance) of exempt asset was NOT legally necessary to establish Medi-Cal eligibility of elderly owner/plaintiff.

Judgment for elderly Plaintiff; title returned (no loan).

Share This Page:
Carol A. Peters, Attorney at Law, is located in Pasadena, CA and serves clients in and around Altadena, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena, Alhambra, La Canada, Eagle Rock, Highland Park, Glendale, Echo Park, Silverlake, Arcadia, Monrovia, Duarte, San Gabriel, Temple City, Whittier, Los Angeles, Huntington Park, Norwalk, Santa Fe Springs, Pico Rivera and Los Angeles County.
Designed and Powered by NextClient

© 2013 - 2017 Carol A. Peters, Attorney at Law. All rights reserved.
Custom WebShop™ law firm website design by NextClient.com.