If you are due to receive, or have recently received compensation for a personal injury, a Trust can protect your award without restricting your access to the funds. Call Slater and Gordon Lawyers on freephone 0808 175 8000 or contact us online.
Sheltering your compensation award in a Trust will ensure you retain your eligibility for means-tested benefits now and in the future; which includes residential care assessments.
Some examples of means-tested benefits are:
• Income Support
• Income-based Job-Seekers Allowance
• Income related Employment Support Allowance
• Pension Credit
• Housing Benefit
• Council Tax Benefit.
Our Compensation Protection Service can also help you to increase the real value of your compensation.
Our Inheritance & Welfare Solicitors can provide immediate legal representation anywhere in England, Scotland & Wales.
Slater and Gordon Lawyers is one of the UK's largest and well known personal injury law firms with offices in London, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Cambridge, Preston and Watford.