Speaking Engagements

Attorney Marsha Goodman is available to speak to, or on behalf of, your organization about Powers of Attorney and Advance Directives; Medicare; Public Benefits for Seniors Planning for Long Term Care; Financial Exploitation and the Obligations of Accountants and Financial Advisors Under Arizona’s Adult Protective Services Act, and other topics related to helping seniors find, get and pay for good care.  If you are interested in scheduling a presentation, please contact Ms. Goodman’s office .   Several upcoming and recent speaking engagements are listed below.

On Wednesday, June 21, 2017, Ms. Goodman and Ms. Swanson will lead a discussion with the Social Work staff of the Brookdale Senior Living Facilities in the West Valley about what they can – and should – discuss with their residents regarding Advance Directives and Powers of Attorney. Contact Julie Wentz, Brookdale’s Director of Business Development for the Central and West Vally, at julie.wentz@brookdale.com, for more information.

On Friday, September 8, 2017, Ms. Goodman will be teaching a session about Elder Law to the Maricopa County Bar Association Paralegal Institute.  Contact the Maricopa County Bar Association for more information.

Also on Friday, September 8, 2017, Ms. Goodman will participate in a panel discussion for the Annual Symposium of the Arizona Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys on Effective, Efficient and Elthical Strategies for Settlment in Guardianship and Conservatorship Matters.  Contact Pam Carlson at pam@carlsongroupmgt.com for registration information. 

On Friday, October 13, 2017,  Ms. Goodman will speak at a Community Forum sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association about Legal and Financial Planning for Memory Care. Contact Martha Burrual at martha.burruel@alz.org for more information.

On Tuesday, December 12, 2017, Ms. Goodman will be speaking to the Women’s Financial Networking Group of the Ahwatukee Foothills Friends and Neighbors regarding long term care planning at the Foothills Golf Course Clubhouse at 2201 E. Clubhouse Drive, Phoenix, AZ  85048. Contact Marie Burns, maburns@wradvisors.com, for more information.