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Our goal is to provide you with links, videos and photos of community events as a way to stay in touch and navigate families to peace of mind.

OCBA Elder Law Section Meeting

Nov 23, 2016

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Monday, Oct. 3, 2016 — OCBA Headquarters, Newport BeachPhoto by GRACE EPPERSON

At its most recent monthly meeting, the OCBA Elder Law Section presented the Orange County Public Law Library with a donation in honor of its continued work and support of the Orange County legal community. The Orange County Public Law Library is dedicated to providing reference materials and research on statutes and case law, and supporting the legal community with the help of its highly knowledgeable staff.

Josh Ramirez (OC Elder Law); Michelle Lepich (McGonigle & Hunsaker LLP); Anh Nguyen (ATN Law Office); Albert Rasch (Albert J. Rasch & Associates); Mary Ruth Storer (Orange County Law Library); Christina McGonigle (McGonigle & Hunsaker LLP); Gisselle Amini (Mission Legal Group); William Wise (Legal Aid Society of Orange County); Brooke Weitzman (Public Law Center)

OC Elder Law’s Julie Cary Joins Soroptimist Corona

Nov 1, 2016

OC Elder Law congratulates one of our paralegals, Julie Cary, on joining Sorptimist Corona.

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OC Elder Law Speaks at the Brea Senior Center

Nov 1, 2016

Attorney Marty Burbank speaks to the community at the Brea Senior Center. Marty discussed long term care planning, estate planning, veterans benefits planning, and medi-cal planning.

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OC Elder Law Participates in the Brea Wellness Festival

Nov 1, 2016

OC Elder Law participates in the Brea Wellness Festival. Attorney Joshua Ramirez, Bill Burbank, and Jennifer Boles attended to educate the public about elder law issues and protecting families.\

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OC Elder Law Congratulates Alzheimer’s Orange County

Nov 1, 2016

OC Elder Law Congratulates Alzheimer’s Orange County for receiving a Proclamation from Mayor Jennifer Fitzgerald and the City of Fullerton in recognition of World Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. We are blessed to have such an organization be there for our seniors and their families.

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OC Elder Law Congratulates Morningside

Nov 1, 2016

Attorneys Joshua Ramirez and Erlinda Vasquez, along with Assembly Member Young Kim, Fullerton Mayor Jennifer Fitzgerald, North Orange County Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Theresa Harvey, and other members of the community celebrate the groundbreaking of Morningside‘s new Pickle Ball and Golf Course.

11 people lined up with golf clubs

OC Elder Law Presents to Rowntree Gardens Senior Living

Nov 1, 2016

OC Elder Law’s Marty Burbank and Joshua Ramirez present on estate planning and long-term care planning at Rowntree Gardens Senior Living in Stanton, California. OC Elder Law’s passion is giving seniors valuable information on how to protect themselves and their families.

Room of elderly people watching an OC Elder Law presentation

OC Elder Law Sponsors World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Nov 1, 2016

OC Elder Law sponsors and participates World Elder Abuse Awareness Day at the Buena Park Senior Center.

Bill Burbank and Marty Burbank standing side by side

Bill Burbank & Marty Burbank

A page outlining the program for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

A Page recognizing all the sponsors and partners for Buena Park Senior Center

OC Elder Law & the North Orange County Chamber

Nov 1, 2016

OC Elder Law attends the North Orange County Chamber mixer. We are also proud to be a Chairman’s Circle Sponsor for the Chamber.

Some of our team: Jennifer Boles, Julie Cary, Joshua D. Ramirez, Ericka Nunez, Kim Castaneda, & Bill Burbank.

Marty Burbank and Seon Chun-Burbank in the OC Register

Nov 1, 2016

For Fullerton couple sending 27 kids to college, it’s just an extension of how they’ve lived their lives.

Marty Burbank sitting in front of a couch with his wife Seon Chun-Burbank laying on the couch

For the complete article click here.

OC Elder Law Gives Continuing Education

Nov 1, 2016

Attorneys Marty Burbank and Joshua Ramirez give a continuing education presentation on Incapacity Planning and Paying for Long-Term Care. This event was sponsored by Care Choices.

Marty Burbank and Joshua Ramirez standing next to each other

Marty Burbank appears on The Meredith Vieira show

Nov 1, 2016

Marty Burbank appeared on The Mererdith Vieira show to discuss his generous gift to a group of 26 kindergarten students.

Joshua D. Ramirez Joins Corona Rotary Club

Nov 1, 2016

Councilman Randy Fox (Corona) congratulates Joshua Ramirez into the Corona Rotary Club by giving him the club pin.

Joshua Ramirez getting a Corona Rotary Club pin attached to his collar

Joshua Ramirez Speaks at The Meridian Senior Living

Nov 1, 2016

Joshua Ramirez speaks to a group of seniors

Joshua Ramirez speaks to a group of seniors at The Meridian at Anaheim Hills on planning for long term care. Topics included Paying for Long Term Care, Veterans Benefits, Medi-Cal, and Estate Planning.

OC Elder Law, Pacific Advisors, JP Morgan, & BlackRock host Financial Planning Event

Nov 1, 2016

OC Elder Law, Dawn Winship with Pacific Advisors, J.P. Morgan, & BlackRock hosted a Financial Planning Event with special economic updates both on a domestic and global level. This is just another benefit we offer to our clients and community partners.

Part of our OC Elder Law Team

Part of our OC Elder Law Team. From Left to Right: Joshua D. Ramirez, Esq., Ericka Fidel, Julie Cary, Alicia Meza, Kim Raulino, Jennifer Boles, and Marty Burbank, Esq.

A man giving a presentation in front of dining guests

An excellent turnout at the Los Coyotes County Club in Buena Park, CA.

Marty Burbank on the NBC Nightly News “Making a Difference”

Nov 1, 2016

The NBC Nightly News continues to discuss Marty and Seon’s generosity.

Marty Burbank on the CBS Evening News

Nov 1, 2016

Marty Burbank on the CBS Evening News

Orange County, California: Marty Burbank stunned the families of Orange County kindergarten children. The founding attorney of OC Elder Law pledged to the 26 children in the kindergarten class of Rio Vista Elementary School that he will pay their college tuition in 2032 – all they have to do is tell him what they want to be when they grow up. “I realize I’ve made a minimum commitment of $1 million when you factor in inflation rates,” Burbank shares, “but on a daily basis I work hard to provide seniors and their families with peace of mind. I love doing that and this is a continuation my ongoing commitment to the families in our community.”

“He was going to buy a boat,” managing attorney Joshua Ramirez continues, “but instead he decided to make the difference in the lives of kids in our community. He doesn’t even know most of them. That’s the type of person Marty is. That’s the real commitment our law firm has to this community.” Burbank and Ramirez work together OC Elder Law, an Orange County firm that focuses specifically on navigating seniors and their families to peace of mind in southern California. OC Elder Law just recently gained national attention with their full page spread in Forbes Magazine’s California Leaders in Law section.

OC Elder Law attends De Palma Terrace Senior Living Sneak Preview Event

Nov 1, 2016

Some of our Fullerton staff at a round table and a sign of the De Palma Terrace Senior Living center

Some of our Fullerton staff attended the sneak preview of the community renovations occurring at De Palma Terrace Senior Living in Placentia, California. Once such addition is a new memory care unit. We are thrilled that more and more places are adding memory care to their list of services as dementia-related diseases plagues seniors throughout Orange County.

OC Elder Law attends PBS Frontline Being Mortal Documentary Screening

Nov 1, 2016

4 OC Elder Law Employees standing together. and a photo of the screening room

Some of our Fullerton Team attended the PBS Frontline documentary community screening for “Being Mortal.” This film discusses the relationships between doctors and their patients with terminal illnesses. The screening was followed by a discussion with a panel of experts discussing “If you thought you were dying, what would matter most?” Thank you to our community host Villagio at Capriana in Brea, California.

Marty Burbank Receives YWCA Man of the Year Award

Nov 1, 2016

Marty Burbank was recently honored as the YWCA 2016 Man of the Year for all of the hard work he does for his local community and empowering women. For more information on the YWCA and how you can help visit their website.

Congressman Ed Royce, Fullerton Mayor Jennifer Fitzgerald, and Assemblywoman Ling Ling Chang with the 2016 YWCA Honorees, including Marty Burbank

Congressman Ed Royce, Fullerton Mayor Jennifer Fitzgerald, and Assemblywoman Ling Ling Changwith the 2016 YWCA Honorees. Marty Burbank received the Man of the Year Award.

Marty Burbank and Joshua Ramirez standing next to each other

Marty Burbank and Joshua D. Ramirez

OC Elder Law Attends NAELA Summit

Nov 17, 2015

OC Elder Law recently attended the 2016 National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Summit.

Marty Burbank and Joshua Ramirez standing next to each other by the NAELA banner