Susan B. Geffen, Esq., M.S.G, B.S.

Susan B. Geffen is an elder law attorney with a passion for advocating for the elderly and their families for over 25 years.

Susan is a former elder law professor, and one of a handful of attorney’s who possess a Master’s degree in Gerontology (the scientific study of old age, the process of aging, and the particular problems of old people). Ever a relentless advocate for aging with dignity, she spent two years authoring the popular non-fiction book about nursing homes and how to avoid them, “Take That Nursing Home and Shove It!”

Susan is also a well-respected and sought-after speaker at corporations throughout the U.S. Her “Raising UP Your Parents” elder care seminars have been attended by over 20,000 adult children, professionals and the elderly. Over 10,000 Baby Boomers receive her monthly newsletter.

Susan lives in the South Bay and has offices throughout Los Angeles and Orange County.

Call me now (310) 406 0608

Services / Practice Areas

Medi-Cal Planning & Asset Protection

The Law offices of Susan B Geffen can guide you through the complicated process of applying for Medi-Cal. We regularly work with families that are concerned about the high cost of caring for an elderly relative and wishing to avoid Medi-Cal recovery from the estate.

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Estate Planning (Living Trusts, Wills)

The Law offices of Susan B Geffen has helped hundred of families protect the assets they have worked a lifetime to acquire. We can help make sure your home and other property is properly distributed to your heirs and avoids probate. This also helps avoid family infighting over inheritance distributions.

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Conservatorships

Susan B Geffen Law Offices can also help with a conservatorship if the circumstances call for it. A Conservatorship is created when the Court appoints a Conservator to protect the proposed Conservatee from serious health problems and/or from undue influence in financial matters. Conservatorships are often created due to an elderly person suffering from Alzheimer's or a stroke.

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Probate

The Law Offices of Susan B. Geffen can help you with probate in Los Angeles and South Bay Area. Probate is the first step in the legal process of administering the estate of a deceased person, resolving all claims and distributing the deceased person’s property under a will.

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Nursing Home Abuse Attorney

Susan B. Geffen has been looking out for the elderly for over 25 years as an elder law attorney, gerontologist, and former law professor. She is the author of the book, “Take That Nursing Home and Shove It!”

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Trust Litigation

Susan B. Geffen has been looking out for the elderly for over 25 years as an elder law attorney, gerontologist, and former law professor. She is the author of the book, “Take That Nursing Home and Shove It!”

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