Special Needs Alliance

Special Needs Alliance

The Special Needs Alliance, or SNA, is an invitation-only network of America’s leading Disability and Public Benefits lawyers. SNA member lawyers work to secure Medicaid and other public benefits for disabled individuals of all ages. They help plan for the future care and financial security of children with special needs and anyone who has become permanently disabled as the result of personal injury or medical malpractice by tailoring estate plans that protect and maximize life savings. Their national scope also ensures you will work with an SNA lawyer who is well versed in the specific laws and public benefits eligibility requirements in your state.

The mission of the SNA is to help enhance the quality of life for people with disabilities by coordinating private resources with public benefit programs.

SNA services and assistance include:

Determining availability of state and federal benefits
Protecting public benefits eligibility
Drafting Special Needs Trusts
Drafting Special Needs Wills
Estate Planning, including Drafting Living Trusts and Power of Attorney documents
Obtaining Guardianship
Assisting with Personal Injury/Medical Malpractice Settlements
Preparing Trust Accountings

Ultimately, SNA lawyers use their Disability and Public Benefits Law resources and expertise to secure the best possible quality of life – and peace of mind – for disabled individuals and their families.