Elder and Disability Law
Debbie Schuster, M.H.A, J.D., is a partner at Paule, Camazine and Blumenthal, P.C, whose practice focuses on elder, disability and special needs law, estate and incapacity planning (including end of life planning), mental health law, Elder and Family mediation, and Medicare, Medicaid, VA benefit planning and advising.
Ms. Schuster is a certified Elder and Adult Family mediator and works with individuals and families to find the best options for their complex legal and life transition issues. She is the Chairperson of the VNA of Greater St. Louis, a Vice-Chair of the Missouri Bar Elder Law Committee, a member of the Missouri and National Academies of Elder Law Attorneys, a member of the Aging Life Care Association, Board member of the Gateway End of Life Coalition, a member of the St. Louis Financial Exploitation Multi-disciplinary Task Force. She is a frequent speaker for St. Louis ARC, the Parkinson’s Association, the Missouri Bar, and many other organizations. Ms. Schuster is passionate about educating the community about advance care planning and elder law to enable them to be their own best advocates.
Debbie and her dog, Yadi, are a certified touch therapy team that go to Evelyn’s House hospice, many nursing and assisted living facilities and at work every day providing canine calm to Debbie’s clients.