(985) 277-5577

Estate Planning Attorney
Asset Protection
Medicaid Qualification
Veterans Benefits
Special Needs Planning
Offices in Hammond
Madisonville, and Baton Rouge

Estate Planning

Family Estate Planning

Estate planning is not about how much money you have. It is about protecting what you have for you during your life and for those you love after you’re gone.

Medicaid Qualification

Elderly couple

One of the most reliable ways to transfer assets in Medicaid planning is to use a Medicaid trust. There are other Medicaid techniques as well. Avoid nursing home poverty.

Veterans Benefits

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We assist veterans in the estate planning necessary to ensure entitlement to the Aid and Attendance Benefit.


Welcome to the Law Office of Julie R. Johnson

A t the Law Office of Julie R. Johnson our goal is to achieve great results and give our clients peace of mind.  Our office provides assistance with a variety of legal needs, particularly in the area of estate planning, including wills, trusts, successions, and Medicaid qualification.  Our offices are conveniently located in Baton Rouge, Tangipahoa (Downtown Hammond), and St. Tammany (Madisonville), and we serve clients throughout South Louisiana.

We recognize that no two people have the exact same needs when it comes to estate planning and any other legal representation. Our staff understands the anxiety and stress that accompanies the need to provide legal guidance to you and your loved ones.  We make it our business to alleviate your worries and resolve your legal issues in the most effective and efficient manner.

Julie Johnson is a Board Certified Estate Planning and Administration Law Specialist by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization.

She is also an accredited attorney through the Office of General Counsel/ Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

Whether you are a senior citizen planning for long-term care or just merely concerned about protecting your assets when you’re gone, our firm will work with you to find the best solution to meet your individual concerns. We are trained to help you protect your assets, provide for loved ones, and plan for life’s contingencies through proper estate planning.

Our services include:

  • Estate planning
  • Successions and Probate Administration
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Living wills
  • Health Care Powers of Attorney
  • Interdictions
  • Medicaid qualification
  • Special needs planning
  • Tutorship proceedings

We are proud to serve South Louisiana

  • St. Tammany Parish
  • Tangipahoa Parish
  • St. Helena Parish
  • Washington Parish
  • Livingston Parish
  • East Baton Rouge Parish
  • and neighboring South Louisiana parishes

We would love to hear from you, so please contact us for any of your legal needs.

Estate planning is not just about protecting your property, it’s about protecting your family.