Articles & Podcast


Julian E. Gray and Frank A. Petrich write an Elder Law column in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette each month. To view past articles, please click on the links below. Julian and Frank, “The Elder Law Guys” frequently get requests to write on various topics in this monthly column. If you have a topic of interest you’d like to see in an upcoming article, please contact the firm today.

Elder Law Guys: Placing the puzzle pieces of long-term care and planning a will

Elder Law Guys: If you own an IRA, this is for you

Elder Law Guys: Into the Breach; Getting Married Again?

Elder Law Guys: Are you eligible for Pennsylvania’s prescription drug programs? That might have changed


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“Julian Gray Associates is pleased to partner with iHeartMedia Pittsburgh provide a weekly podcast. “Ask Julian: The Legal Show” is hosted by the firm’s owner, Certified Elder Law Attorney Julian E. Gray. Each week, Julian will explore questions asked by listeners covering topics related to caring for aging parents, inheritance, Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning and more! Listeners can access the podcast in the free iHeartRadio app or wherever they listen to their favorite podcasts. Listeners are welcome to submit questions to [email protected] and it may be used on a future podcast!”

Episode 42: Long-Term Care Trends after Covid-19
Julian discusses changes trending in the long-term care industry as people are more concerned about living in nursing homes following COVID-19.

Episode 41: Understanding Medicare – What are your choices at age 65?
Julian interviews Medicare guru Bill McKendree about how to make the right choices when enrolling in Medicare.

Episode 40: Naming Beneficiaries
Designating a beneficiary on your investments or IRA is more than just a name. Learn about different scenarios that might cause you to think twice about who is named as beneficiary of your financial assets.

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