Florida Elder Law & Estate Planning Blog

Karp Law Firm co-sponsors Palm Beach Community College panel

The Karp Law Firm co-sponsored a public panel discussion, From Cruzan to Schiavo: What Have We Learned?  at Palm Beach Community College on Nov. 28, 2006. The workshop featured an expert panel discussion of the legal, medical and ethical issues related to end-of-life issues. Elder Law Attorney Joseph Karp served as panelist along with Attorney William Colby, fellow at the Center for Practical Bioethics in Kansas City, and author of Long Goodbye: The Deaths of Nancy Cruzan. Palm Beach County clergy and health care professionals were also panelists. Hospice of Palm Beach County, Florida and Palm Beach Community College co-sponsored the event along with The Karp Law Firm.

(L-R) Panelists at the Palm Beach Community College forum were Pastor Phil Kittle; Maria Teahan, ACSW; Cory Gaylor, DNSC; Attorney William Colby; Dr. Gail Cooney; Elder Law Attorney Joseph Karp; and Rabbi Anthony Fratello