Michael Smith

Michael Smith is co-founder of Savannah-based Smith Barid LLC, which specializes in estate planning, special needs planning and veteran benefits planning. Mike is a frequent lecturer on Estate Planning, Elder Law and Special Needs Planning, Veterans Aid and Attendance and Medicaid Planning educating fellow attorneys at CLE events around the country and educating members of the community in an effort to help the community gain awareness of the importance of proper estate planning, long term care planning and special needs planning. He can be reached at 912-352-3999 or

One of the biggest worries for parents of children with special needs is what will happen when the parents are gone. Who will care for their children and will they have enough money, not just to survive but to enjoy life? more

Feb 14, 2018 12:23 PM , Articles

If you suffered a stroke today and lost the ability to speak, would your spouse, children or parents have the legal authority to take care of you medically or financially? more

Jan 5, 2018 2:03 PM , Articles