Barbara S. Schlichtman, Attorney at Law (Member of the Center)

Barbara Schlichtman, elder and special needs law

Barbara S. Schlichtman is a member attorney with the Maine Center for Elder Law, LLC, with offices in Portland, Kennebunk and York.

Barbara helps clients prepare themselves and loved ones for life events by designing personalized legal documents to carry out their wishes and protect their assets. A strength of Maine Center for Elder Law attorneys is their ability to plan for families who may require long-term care or special needs planning.

Focusing on quality of life is important to Barbara's practice. She develops collaborative relationships with her clients, as well as their financial advisors and other professionals to craft estate plans that meet her clients' needs. Barbara also places a high priority on being available when crisis occurs.

Barbara is on the executive committee for Legal Services for the Elderly in Maine, the Maine Justice Action Group, a member of the Academy of Special Needs Planners, and an advisor to the Peaks Island Fund, a Maine Community Foundation fund. She also teaches elder law as adjunct faculty at University of Maine School of Law.

Barbara earned her Bachelor’s of Journalism degree (1989) and J.D. (1992) from the University of Missouri.


The Maine Center for Elder Law, LLC, assists clients with Medicaid (MaineCare) Planning, Planning for VA Aid and Attendance Eligibility, Special Needs Planning, Estate Planning, and Probate, Estate & Trust Administration matters in York County, Cumberland County and nearby Maine counties.

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