Attorney Pope has long been regarded by clients and colleagues alike as one of the finest Elder and Disability Law practitioners in Connecticut. She currently serves on the Executive Committees of the Elder Law Section and the Estates and Probate Section of the Connecticut Bar Association, and is a member of the CBA Veterans and Military Affairs Committee. She is also the Past-Chair of the Elder Law Section. In 2006, she was awarded the Pro Bono Award by the CBA. Attorney Pope is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys including the Connecticut chapter, the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, serving on their CLE Committee, and the Academy of Special Needs Planners, where she is currently a member of the Steering Committee for the ASNP Conference. She has earned her accreditation as a Veteran Affairs Claims Attorney and certification as a Medicare Set-Aside Consultant.
Attorney Pope was appointed Professor Emeritus status at the University of Hartford when she took an early retirement in order to practice law full time. She earned her Juris Doctorate from Michigan's Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Attorney Pope is frequently invited to speak on topics of interest.
Attorney Pope is active in the community and serves as a Director on several non-profit Boards, including the Brain Injury Association of Connecticut, the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) and she is a Commissioner on Hartford’s Grandparents raising Grandkids Commission. She also serves on the Ethics Committee for New England Home Care, and on the Public Policy Committee for the Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter.
We’re Here to Help You Protect All That You’ve Worked For
Families change. And when change comes, you want to make sure you and your family’s future will be protected. You want to know that you did all you could do.
CzepigaDalyPope will help you do just that. And we will help you reduce the stress that accompanies the financial and medical care challenges that come with change.
We’ll help you preserve your wealth. And help you put together the documents needed to do so, including your Will, power of attorney and healthcare directive.
If you’re a senior, we’ll help protect you and your money. We’ll help you get Medicaid benefits, offer guidance if you or a loved one needs nursing home care and advise you about housing options. We’ll even fight for you if you feel you’re being exploited or abused.
Probate and Estate Administration…
If you’re loved one has passed, we will make sure that their wishes are carried out the way they had intended.
Special Needs Planning…
If you are a person with special needs or have a child with special needs, we’ll help you to maintain public benefits and create a financial plan that will create a secure future.
Let’s face it, life is complicated. We understand what’s at stake. And we are well aware of all the details that can bog you down.
That’s why we have dedicated ourselves to preserving your well-being as well as your assets.
We don’t just draft your documents. We will help you with healthcare-related decisions, advocacy services, housing matters, Social Security advice, tax planning, insurance and a whole lot more.
Doesn’t sound like a typical law firm, right? We’re anything but.
Don’t wait for a crisis to hit. Call us today.
Tell us about your special needs issue and we will put you in touch with Sharon L. Pope