At Angell Law Offices, LLC, no client is "just another client." If your legal matter is important to you, it's important to us. Let us know how we can help you.
Arts and Intellectual Property
If you are an artist, actor, or musician, or if you have an original work for which you are seeking copyright or trademark protection, or if you would simply like to know more about the legal landscape in your field, contact us for a consultation. With many years' experience in the music industry, we are able to offer representation and guidance in intellectual property matters, performer contracts, licensing agreements, and artist management. Let us know how we can be of service.
Elder and Health Care Law
The financial and regulatory issues facing seniors can be formidable. We can assist you with applications for benefits, long-term care decisions, and other issues. Many seniors and their families ae unprepared for the complex matters they may face in this time of their lives. Let us help you sort these matters out.
Administrative law deals with the large and diverse body of state and federal rules and regulations. It includes professional and business licensing and discipline matters, Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, elder law, nursing homes, mental health and developmental disabilities, and environmental and public health issues, just to name a few. Our experience in this area includes more than 1,000 administrative proceedings and appeals as government and private counsel and as attorney hearing examiner, litigation involving administrative agencies, and the drafting of hundreds of pleadings, motions, briefs, reports, and decisions. Our experience in both the public and private sectors assures our clients of capable and effective representation in these types of cases.
Positioned near state government offices, we have the capability to process corporate registration documents promptly and efficiently. We also provide consultation to for-profit and non-profit boards, prepare corporate books and records, and draft transactional documents.
With our knowledge in this area of law and our own experience in organizing and managing nonprofit and for-profit entities, we advise clients on choice of business form, incorporation and registration, employment law issues, policies and procedures, business records and documents, and interaction with government agencies. This frees our clients to do what they do best – run their businesses.
We also offer advice and counsel in the areas of risk management and compliance. Many businesses and entrepreneurs are unprepared to navigate and interpret the numerous laws, regulations, and administrative rules that govern almost all businesses.
We have successful experience in a variety of state and federal civil matters including constitutional and federal statutory claims, government relations, contract disputes, and law enforcement. Through pleading, motion practice, discovery, trial, and appeal, we will advance your claim or defend you vigorously and professionally.
Wills and Trusts
This area of our practice includes matters such as estate planning and the drafting of wills, trusts, and advance directives (Living Wills, Powers of Attorney, and Healthcare Powers of Attorney). This area also deals with the filing and management of testate (with a will) or intestate (without a will) estates; guardianships of adults and minors; adoptions; name changes; and other matters falling under the jurisdiction of the probate courts.
Recently, many high profile cases have drawn national attention and underscored the importance of estate planning and end-of-life directives. Also, marriage equality will bring important changes to this area of law. Proper estate planning protects loved ones, ensures that directives are followed, and provides protection for assets. Probate law is complex and involves frequent updates to existing codes and statutes. With our more than twenty years’ experience in this area, your probate matter will be handled with thoroughness, sensitivity, and care for you and your loved ones.