Ziemer, Stayman, Weitzel & Shoulders, LLP is a full-service law firm that provides essential legal guidance and representation to individuals and to a broad range of local, regional and national businesses and institutions. The firm’s offices overlook the Ohio River in Downtown Evansville, Indiana, the heart of the Tri-State region. ZSWS combines a long tradition of counseling many of the area's most prominent financial and business institutions with a deep commitment to community involvement and service.
The frequent complexity of our clients' legal needs requires a standard of excellence and a depth of experience and capabilities one might only expect to find in much larger centers of commerce. We combine our legal expertise with practical insight and innovative thinking to create real problem-solving value for our clients. We are the region's firm of choice when individuals and businesses face important legal issues, significant litigation and complex or time-sensitive transactions.
January 25, 2018
Everyone knows that full-time nursing home care is expensive, usually costing a resident more than $6,000 per month in Indiana. What many people don’t know, however, is that, in many cases, the government doesn’t immediately pay for that care. Unless proper planning is done, the government frequently won’t pay for a long-term stay in a […]
January 24, 2018
A parent of a disabled child typically faces special estate planning concerns and decisions. One of those special concerns usually relates to how an inheritance can be left to the disabled child while also preserving the child’s present or future eligibility to receive government benefits from means-tested “welfare” programs, such as Medicaid and Supplemental Security […]