McMullen provides a comprehensive view of the problems encountered when estate planning includes providing for a disabled child of any age. Traditional approaches, such as outright gifts and trusts, are discussed. Particular attention is paid to situations which might limit access to potential public benefits, including medical assistance programs. Various aspects to consider while evaluating possible options are discussed.
McMullen, Judith G.
"Planning for a Disabled Child,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor:
2, Article 4.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol1/iss2/4