Carol A. Nolan established her Wheaton law firm to assist clients with estate planning, probate administration, disability issues, and Medicaid matters. She provides knowledgeable legal advice and planning services for seniors and family members who want to prepare for nursing home expenses and other long-term healthcare costs. One of the first elder law attorneys in Illinois, Carol has handled hundreds of Medicaid applications. She creates and implements special needs trusts that do not disqualify elderly and disabled clients from receiving state and federal benefits. Carol also counsels executors and trustees through the estate administration process.