Began practicing law in 1982. About 90% of his practice consists of estate, asset protection and medicaid planning. Does some probate, and handles about 4 social security disability cases a year. Practice currently focusing on estate planning and medicaid planning. Emphasizes a counseling based approach to estate planning to achieve the client's goals, and not just his goals. Medicaid planning is becoming more and more important to older clients, so they make sure that their quality of life is not diminished when they enter a nursing home, regardless of how long they may be there.