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New Medicaid Bill Signed into Law

New Medicaid Bill Signed into Law By Dutton Casey & Mesoloras Please note: this post is for educational purposes only.  Illinois House Bill 4343 was signed into law this month and has significant impact on the community spouse (the spouse not living in a long-term care facility) as it rel ...

Information to Know and Keep Current

Information to Know and Keep Current By Dutton Casey & Mesoloras There is a lot to keep track of in life. Paying bills, seeing friends and family, your health...the list goes on. On top of that, it’s important to keep certain documents in order and on-hand, no ...

Associate Attorneys Named as Partners

Attorneys Amy Gjesdahl and Melissa Kallio Named as Partners Two Attorneys Named as Partners We are thrilled to announce that Attorneys Amy Gjesdahl and Melissa Kallio, CELA, have been named as partners here at Dutton Casey & Mesoloras. “We congratulate Amy and Melissa, both phenomenal attor ...

My loved One has Passed – Now What?

My Loved One has Passed – Now What? By Dutton Casey Mesoloras Your loved one just died – now what?  Unfortunately, many people will have to ask themselves this question at least once in their lives.  After you have time to grieve the loss, you will need to take several practical steps to ...

Choosing an Elder Law Attorney

Choosing an Elder Law Attorney By Dutton Casey Mesoloras The process of finding and choosing an elder law attorney begins by identifying that you actually need one. The question is: Why would you need the services of this specialized attorney? Click here to read m ...