The elderly are an easy target for people in a position to take advantage of them. Unfortunately, that usually means people who they have to trust. Nursing home management and caretakers take advantage of this trust to abuse the elderly both physically and financially. If you believe someone you love has been the victim of elder care abuse, find out more about what you can do to protect their rights.
At Rosenn, Jenkins and Greenwald, LLP, our Wilkes-Barre elder care abuse attorneys are dedicated to protecting the rights of people who are no longer able to protect themselves. As one of the oldest and largest firms in northeast Pennsylvania, we have the resources and the experience to handle these complex cases and protect our clients.
Elder care abuse can take many different forms, and it can happen in many different setting, including nursing homes, hospitals and even at home with private caretakers. Our firm has extensive experience handling all types of elder law abuse cases, including:
Family member are often the first people to notice signs of abuse in their elderly relatives. If you have any reason to be suspicious of wrongdoing, do not hesitate to talk to a lawyer familiar with these complex cases. With offices in Scranton, Wilkes-Barre and Hazleton, we help families across northeast Pennsylvania. Contact us today to schedule a free and confidential consultation to learn more about your rights and options.
Richard Russo is the contributing attorney to this content.