FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wilmington, Del.– William “Bill” Erhart has joined as an Advisory Board member at A Better Delaware, a non-partisan public policy and political advocacy organization that supports pro-growth, pro-jobs policies and greater transparency and accountability in state government.
Chris Kenny, Chairman and Founder of A Better Delaware announced the addition of Erhart to the board this past week. “William Erhart is one Delaware’s top experts in elder law and estate planning”, said Kenny. “ABD is fortunate to benefit from his extensive knowledge of Medicaid and Veteran benefit systems and expertise in financial planning. His deep understanding of the effects of rising costs in healthcare and living expenses on our aging population will be invaluable as we work to advocate for them.”
“I see my role at A Better Delaware as an extension of my work as an Elder Law Attorney, ministering to the elderly and veterans through advocacy on their behalf. I look forward to advising ABD as they help protect our most vulnerable citizens against the effects of fraud waste and abuse within Delaware’s healthcare system.”
Bill, a Certified Elder Law Attorney, became a lawyer in 1982 and focusses on estate and elder law exclusively. Bill’s time in the Marines after High School provided the foundation for his personal and professional path. Following his service, Bill entered the Reformed Episcopal Seminary, earning his Bachelor of Divinity degree in 1979. After graduation from Rutgers Law School, Bill served as law clerk for Superior Court and began his legal career as a prosecutor before entering private practice.
Throughout his career Erhart has helped thousands of individuals and families with estate planning, family trusts, veterans’ benefits, Medicaid planning and probate. Erhart’s professional associations include Delaware State Bar Elder Law Section Chair (2010-2012), National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and National Elder Law Foundation. Erhart has been recognized as a top Delaware Elder Law Attorney by Delaware Today Magazine, Super Lawyer Magazine, and Peers.
“In William Erhart ABD has a compassionate dedicated champion for improving senior and veteran’s quality of life. “He will be an invaluable resource as we advocate for senior and veteran tax reducing bills, reforming the Health Resources Board and a formal audit of Medicaid eligibility.”- Kathleen Rutherford, Executive Director, A Better Delaware.
ABOUT A BETTER DELAWARE
A Better Delaware is a non-partisan public policy and political advocacy organization that supports pro-growth, pro-jobs policies and greater transparency and accountability in state government. A Better Delaware can be found on Facebook @abetterdelaware and at www.ABetterDelaware.org.
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