Mt. Laurel, NJ – Capehart Scatchard Shareholder Yasmeen S. Khaleel recently spoke at the “Estate Planning Strategies Regarding Children” seminar sponsored by NJ ICLE. The seminar took place at the Borgata in Atlantic City, N.J.
Ms. Khaleel spoke on special needs children and issues related to divorce, guardianships and trustees. Her presentation focused on proper planning, goal setting, and the establishment of a special needs trust, whereby parents and other family members can designate money to a family member with special needs without affecting his or her ability to receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Medicaid and other public benefits.