Hickman Lowder is proud to serve clients in Northeast Ohio and throughout the state.
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Hickman Lowder Is A Strong Legal Advocate
Our firm is a leader in Northeast Ohio and throughout the state in legal matters regarding adults with disabilities and children with special needs.
In our services for children, we can build a framework that will help your child achieve a life of independence and enjoyment. In the realm of special education, we have a team of advocates who focus on providing exceptional support and guidance for you and your child.
Our elder law practice encompasses advocacy services, guardianships, conservatorships, Medicaid planning and estate administration/probate.
Our firm’s practice also includes estate planning. Our lawyers take great care to create estate plans that effectively carry out our clients’ wishes.
When you choose Hickman Lowder, you connect to dedicated people, a unique perspective and focused planning that can deliver a secure future.
What Our Clients Say
“My experience with the firm of Hickman Lowder was very good. At a time of confusion and stress, Ethan A. Welch and Margaret Mauerer were a great help as I was trying to get my wife on Medicaid. They took the control of the situation and guided me on what was needed of me to complete the the tasks. . .”
“I am writing to express my deep appreciation for the assistance I have received from (licensed independent social worker) Janelle Leonard. . . Janelle keeps her word, keeps me informed always, and follows through with all the relevant county and group home staff. . .”
“. . . Hickman Lowder turned out to be an extraordinary team partner in every way. I have counted on their expertise and commitment to excellence and I have been extremely satisfied with every person I encountered in the firm. They helped me when I needed important help and I never hesitate to recommend them.”
A Depth And Breadth Of Experience
When working for adults with disabilities and children with special needs, knowledge of the smallest details and important resources can have a big impact on a client’s well-being.
Our attorneys understand Ohio social services agencies, how they function, and their rules and regulations.
Why Do People Recommend Us?
Attorneys, financial advisers, parent groups and support groups routinely refer cases to our law firm. They know our well-earned reputation.
- We recognize and honor that your path and your needs are unique.
- We believe in the value of each human being. We believe everyone, regardless of age, health or capacity, deserves the best life possible.
- We keep our clients “in the loop,” providing information at every step of the process.
Hickman Lowder’s lawyers and support staff are impassioned by personal and professional experience. We advocate for clients whose lives are complicated by special concerns.