Amy Dougherty

Bluegrass Elderlaw, PLLC

Amy Dougherty

Bluegrass Elderlaw, PLLC

Amy Dougherty

Bluegrass Elderlaw, PLLC

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Amy E. Dougherty has been with Bluegrass Elderlaw, PLLC since 2012. Amy focuses her practice on assisting older persons in qualifying for Medicaid long term care using Wills, Powers-of-Attorney, Advanced Directives, and Trusts. She also advocates for clients before Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid agencies and defends against involuntary dismissal from long term care facilities. Previously, Amy practiced elder law for Legal Aid of the Bluegrass.

Amy is a frequent lecturer and presenter on Elder Law topics.  She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky where she earned her B.A. (History) and J.D. Degrees. Amy is a member of the Fayette County Bar Association, the Kentucky Bar Association (Elder Law Section) and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. She is admitted to practice in the Eastern District of KY, the Western District of KY, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court.

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An experienced law practice addressing the needs of each individual family member with an emphasis on the oldest generation. 

Bluegrass Elderlaw, PLLC is a legal practice which addresses the planning and implementation issues of becoming elderly, dealing with disability, and handling death transfers. 


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