Louisville, Kentucky Estate Planning, Medicaid, Elder & Probate Litigation Lawyer

Brightwell Law

Brightwell Law
Austin Building
1939 Goldsmith Lane, Suite 146

Louisville, Kentucky 40218

Phone(812) 952-9735

Website www.brightwell-law.com
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Other Offices: New Albany (IN)  

Law Firm Overview

Brightwell Law is an estate planning, Medicaid, elder and probate litigation law firm located in Louisville, Kentucky. Attorney Bruce A. Brightwell is thoroughly knowledgeable in the applicable areas of law and has helped countless clients throughout the Louisville area to effectively secure their assets for the benefit of their families. He believes that every client's matter deserves careful attention and prudent action, and he is prepared to provide highly individualized service for any matter regarding an estate.

When matters of probate require litigation, Attorney Brightwell assertively and effectively pursues the interests of his clients in court. He understands the finer points of asset exemption in regard to Medicaid, and he has successfully obtained benefits on behalf of many clients who had previously thought that they were ineligible. In addition, he has assisted veterans in obtaining the benefits they deserve for their injuries and disabilities.

Drafting your will or otherwise planning an estate does not have to be a painful process, and Mr. Brightwell will help to ensure that it is not. If you require litigation for the proper distribution of your loved one's estate, Attorney Brightwell will work diligently and vigorously to see that any further conflict is minimized, and that your interests are properly and fully represented. With a favorable reputation throughout the community, Attorney Bruce A. Brightwell continues to demonstrate a considerable investment of energy into each client's case, and his extensive, specialized experience in estate and elder law is reflected in all of the work that he does.

Languages: English

Areas of Law

Additional Areas of Law: Veterans Benefits; Probate Litigation; Guardianships.

Areas of Law Description

- Asset Protection

You can isolate some of your assets from taxes, creditors and lawsuits by using appropriate estate planning tools. Irrevocable trusts, for instance, are designed to safeguard your assets from potential creditors. Bruce A. Brightwell, Attorney at Law helps clients determine the best way to preserve most of their wealth.

- Wills

The best way to ensure your will is legally sound is to consult with a wills attorney in Louisville or New Albany, such as Bruce Brightwell. Bruce helps clients properly account for the value of all property and assets in your estate and works with you to determine your objectives and the best ways to achieve them, through a will or a combination of estate planning tools.

- Probate

When you have just lost a loved one, thinking about administering the estate can seem unbearable. At Brightwell Law, we walk you through the process. Probate, sometimes referred to as estate administration. This responsibility can involve a great deal of work, especially for an estate with significant assets.

- Medicare

Medicare is a federal program that provides medical insurance for Americans who are 65 and older, or who are younger with disabilities, or in the end stages of renal disease. Wherever you live in Kentucky, you can fill out a Kentucky Medicare application to receive benefits.


Bruce Brightwell Mr. Bruce A. Brightwell
Principal Attorney
Elder Law, Estate Planning



  • American Bar Association
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Sherman Minton American Inn of Court
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

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