Susan B Geffen

- Elder Law Attorney
- Gerontologist, Master's USC
- Former Elder Law Professor


I would recommend Susan Geffen to anyone seeking guidance on elder care and law/financial issues. I told Susan when we first met that my father was....




Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts, Advance Directives - After working a lifetime to build assets, creating a living trust makes it easy to transfer these assets to loved ones. 

Conservatorships - 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. 

Probate- 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.

Medi-Cal Planning & Asset Protection - Having the assistance of an expert in public benefits planning can make it possible to afford care without depleting the assets of an estate.

I can also help you with Post Death Estate Administration

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Check out Los Angeles Times writer Steve Lopez's article with Susan B. Geffen. Click Here 

Steve is the author who wrote the story that was made into the movie "The Soloist" with Robert Downey Jr. and Jaime Foxx. 



Did you know you don't have to meet with Susan in person for her to help you? 

Everyday, Susan has telephone consultations with family members and caregivers throughout the U.S. Call 1 (800) 422-6070 to schedule a time that is convenient for you. 


The 2016 "Raising UP Your Parents" seminar schedule is now up through August. Click Here or see below.  


Over 10,000 adult children, seniors and caregivers have attended since 2009! 


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Susan has fantastic reviews on YELP!  There are close to 50 FIVE STAR REVIEWS with the exception of two people who were never clients. 



Susan's 2016 Seminar Schedule

Raising UP Your Parents is the most widely attended elder care seminar for adult children and seniors in the U.S. Learn how to be of assistance to your elderly parents or a spouse, and understand how to navigate  Alzheimer's, assisted living, estate planning and home care.


Susan's Elder Life Serie
Susan has a great series of YouTube videos to watch.

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Susan's Picks LA/OC

What the heck is a HECM? 

It's one of the best financial options for paying for care and it's backed by the Federal Government!

HECM stands for home equity conversion mortgage 

1. Stay in your home as you age.

2. Increase your cash flow so you can get out of the pressure cooker. 

3. Establish a credit line and use only what you want to use. 

Also known as a Reverse Mortgage, this is one of the best options available.  

To find out if you qualify, or to just ask questions, call Jay Kaplan at (949) 300-3855


Currently, Susan has Picks in LA, Orange County and some in San Diego. This is a work in progress, so not all of the categories are up, but will be soon. Try it out by clicking here or on Susan's Seal of Approval  below and find a company Susan feels confident recommending to assist you.

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