Susan B Geffen

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


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About Susan B Geffen


Estate Planning Attorney; Gerontologist, Master's U.S.C.; Elder Law Attorney; Former Elder Law Professor Loyola Law School; Former General Counsel for a major nursing home corporation; Creator of "Raising UP Your Parents" public seminars; Host of "The Elder Life Series" on YouTube, and author of the highly regarded book "TAKE THAT NURSING HOME AND SHOVE IT!


About Susan:

Susan was born on the south side of Chicago and after the riots, moved to Morton Grove. She received her Bachelor's degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology from Illinois State University and after moving to California, her Law Degree from Loyola Law School of Los Angeles, CA.

She was a civil rights attorney for most of her career advocating for elderly and disabled clients.

After teaching as an Elder Law Professor at Loyola Law School and serving as in- house counsel for a major nursing home corporation based in Southern California, Susan received her Masters Degree in Gerontology from the University of Southern California.

Susan currently practices as an elder law attorney, with special emphasis in Estate Planning, Medi-Cal Planning, and helping Veterans and their spouses obtain Aid and Attendance Benefits. She is also a Geriatric Care Manager, helping families and their elderly relatives.

In addition to her elder law and geriatric care services, Susan has written several books, including "The Seven Triggers of Mental Health Decline In Seniors"; "Susan's Essential Book of Elder Care Forms"; and released, "Take that Nursing Home And Shove It!"

Susan's popular seminars on preparing for the future, "Raising UP Your Parents" have been attended by thousands of Baby Boomers and seniors.

Susan is often referred to as the "Elder Care Guru," by her 5,000 plus monthly e-newsletter followers. Her Facebook page is

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