At Levine, Furman, Rubin & Alguram, LLC, we know that there are many people throughout Ocean County who require assistance in regards to Estate Planning, Elder Law, Retirement Planning, and much more.
Thanks to our experience and knowledge, we are confident in our ability to provide you with the high level of service that will address your needs.
It doesn’t matter if you’re creating an Estate Plan for the first time, considering the benefits of a Trust, or interested in some facet of Elder Law, there often comes a time when you need professional assistance. Since it can be a challenge to handle these details on your own, it makes good sense to consult with an attorney. Our entire team is ready to provide you with the guidance you require to put your mind at ease.
We Work with Residents of Ocean County, NJ
If you live in Ocean County, or a neighboring county, then you know that this is one of the best places to call home in the entire state.
Located along the Jersey Shore, there’s plenty to do if you settle down here. With a population closing in on 600,000, it’s easy to see that others share your passion for living in Ocean County.
Other details associated with the region include:
- The county seat of Ocean County is Toms River.
- The county was established in 1850.
- The most populous community within the county is Lakewood Township, with a population of roughly 93,000.
- Jackson Township covers the largest area of any municipality in Ocean County, with 100.62 square miles.
As one of the fastest growing counties in New Jersey, Ocean County continues to attract people from all over the state. Furthermore, thanks to its location on the ocean and many local attractions, people from other parts of the country are finding this a great place to live.
The Education System in Ocean County
There is a lot to like about this county, but many people overlook one of its best features: the education system.
If you’re a parent with school aged children or a student looking for the best education, you’ll find everything you’re looking for in Ocean County.
For example, Ocean County College is one of the most well known community colleges in the state. As part of a larger network, it attracts local students who are interested in a high quality education. Since its founding in 1964, tens of thousands of students have graduated from the school.
Georgian Court University is another institution of higher learning. Since opening its doors in 1908, this private institution has continued to grow. Today, it has more than 1,500 students and some of the best facilities you’ll ever come across.
Did you know that the largest suburban school district in the state is located in Ocean County? Toms River Regional Schools is not only the biggest school district, but it’s also one of the best in terms of the education that it provides. For those who are interested in other options, consider Monsignor Donovan High School and Roman Catholic High School.
While the public school system in Ocean County is worth noting, do not overlook the fact that there are many vocational programs that are part of the Ocean County Vocational Technical School District. It has campuses in three locations, ensuring that students from all over the county are able to get the education they’re looking for.
If you are the type of person who enjoys a good time, it goes without saying that Ocean County has everything you are looking for (plus much more).
Due to its location along the Atlantic Ocean, anybody who enjoys water sports or boating is in luck. Along with this, there are several boardwalks in the area that attract locals and tourists throughout the year.
Other top attractions in the area including Six Flags Great Adventure. As the largest Six Flags park in the United States, it features the tallest roller coaster in the world. Making this attraction even better is the inclusion of Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, a 2,220 acre water park.
For those who enjoy spending time outdoors, don’t forget that there are several state parks in Ocean County:
- Forked River State Marina
- Jackson State Forest
- Island Beach State Park
- Double Trouble State Park
- Brendan T. Byrne State Forest
All of these state parks attract nature lovers, hikers, bikers, and many others.
Estate Planning and Elder Law in Ocean County
As you probably know, Estate Planning is something you can take on at any point in your life. The median age of an Ocean County resident is 42.6. If you’re hovering around this age, it’s safe to say that a comprehensive Estate Plan is important. Of course, even if you are older or younger, an Estate Plan is very important.
Our attorneys help Ocean County residents in many ways. For instance, we can help:
- Decide what type of Estate Plan works best for you and your family.
- Create an Estate Plan that matches your current situation and future goals.
- Discuss the Probate process, allowing you to learn more about what happens when you pass on.
- Implement a plan to ensure that your children are cared for in the event that you pass on before they reach age 18.
- Prepare for retirement through a variety of strategies.
In other words, we will be able to provide assistance with any Estate Planning and Elder Law concerns.
Contact Our Law Firm
We know that it can be difficult to take the first step in creating an estate plan. We also know that waiting too long could lead to trouble in the future.
At Levine, Furman, Rubin & Alguram, LLC, we want you to be comfortable with your situation. If you live in Ocean County and require any type of assistance, contact us online or via phone at (732) 238-6000.