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Assisting You With All Your Legal Needs

Because seniors have unique legal needs, it is important that they work with attorneys who are highly experienced in this particular area of law. At Stepp & Sullivan, P.C., we understand that no two situations are the same. As such, we offer personalized legal services tailored to you and your circumstances. We help individuals from all walks of life with a variety of estate planning and elder law issues.

Our firm handles a wide range of elder law matters,
including but not limited to:

Estate Planning

For Individuals And Couples

Medicaid Planning

And Applications

Special Needs Trust

For Family Members with Disabilities

Probate and Estate


Power of Attorney Agent

And Guardianship Alternatives

Probate Alternatives

Our Houston elder law attorneys can assist you with everything from answering your questions to drafting and preparing documents to reviewing official papers. Our goal is to help you create a solid plan that protects your loved ones, your hard-earned assets, and your own peace of mind.


You Can Count On


At Stepp & Sullivan, P.C., our team is well-versed in a variety of complex legal matters. Whether you need assistance establishing your trust & estate plan, guardianship matters, or litigating a probate issue we can help.

Our founding attorney, Jad Stepp, is a full-time member of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys, ElderCounsel, and the Texas Guardianship Association. While we are proud to have earned a reputation for excellence, we are most proud to serve individuals and families in their times of need.


Elder Law Attorneys in Houston


When it comes to planning for the future, seniors tend to have unique legal needs. Various issues—such as future health care, Medicare/Medicaid planning, and retirement—are important, but can be quite complex. At Stepp & Sullivan, P.C., we are proud to provide comprehensive senior law services for retirees, the elderly, those who have retirement in mind and their families.

Our Houston-based senior law attorneys are well-versed in a wide range of issues that specifically impact seniors. We take the time to listen to your needs and work to create a solid plan aimed at achieving your objectives, whether they are ensuring that your family members are protected or securing the assets you’ve earned over a lifetime of hard work.


•  52% of people who turn 65 today will develop a severe disability requiring long-term care
•  The average cost of a nursing home in Houston, Texas is $5,000 to $7,000 per month
•  Family caregivers reduce work hours, some quit jobs entirely
• Americans spent $339 billion on long-term care in 2013 (72% of this was Medicaid and Medicare)
• Private insurance and out-of-pocket expenses totaled $97 billion


1. Do nothing
2. Pay with your own income/savings
3. Purchase long term care insurance
4. Rely on family
5. Implement a legal plan to protect your home and your savings

Which option will YOU choose?

Learn more about how our firm can assist you with your senior planning needs.
Call (713) 336-7200 or contact us online today.



Elder Law 101

The Baby Boomer generation is quickly reaching the age of 65. Therefore the number of adults with functional disabilities that will require some sort of daily care is on the rise. In fact, more than half of people who turn 65 today will end up requiring long-term care!

With the high cost of long-term care, it is important to have a plan to avoid running out of funds all together. You don’t want to be forced to sell your family home to pay for care. If you fail to plan, your long-term care could have a significant, negative impact on your family’s finances.

This is a must-read, comprehensive guide, to Elder Law, an area of law that covers a broad spectrum of legal areas devoted to seniors, their families, caregivers, individuals with special needs and veterans...