About Us - Applegate & Dillman Elder Law

If you haven’t had a chance to learn more about us at Applegate & Dillman Elder Law yet, I thought it would be helpful for you to understand how the firm got started and why we ended up with Elder Law as our focus.

You see, I (Lisa) didn’t set out to become an elder lawyer. In fact, when I graduated from law school in 1995, I had never even heard of an Elder Law Attorney. I struck out to be a trial attorney so I could be in the courtroom. But as life takes twists and turns, my path was cast when I got a phone call early one Wednesday morning that my grandmother had suffered a massive stroke and would likely not be able to come home again….

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Our Team

Lisa Dillman

Lisa Dillman

Managing Attorney

Ms. Dillman has been practicing law for 20 years, the first 10 of which were spent in the courtroom fighting for her clients’ rights. She has taken that advocacy experience into her Elder Law practice. >> Read More
Miranda R. Richard

Miranda R. Richard

Partner Attorney

Attorney Richard joined Applegate & Dillman Elder Law in March of 2013, focusing on drafting wills, power of attorneys, healthcare directives and various other estate planning documents, as well as handling Medicaid applications and Medicaid appeals. >> Read More

Bryan Moore

Bryan Moore

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Moore oversees and facilitates daily operations at Applegate & Dillman Elder Law, which includes facilities management, information technology, human resources and billing administration. >> Read More

Rachael Rode

Rachael Rode

Associate Attorney

Corey Bensley

Corey Bensley

Intake Coordinator

Brittany Velasquez

Brittany Velasquez

Administrative Legal Assistant

Erin Rode

Erin Rode

Operations Manager - VA Case Coordinator

Lyndsay Bilbrey

Lyndsay Bilbrey

Legal Assistant

Anna Lakin

Anna Lakin

Marketing Director

Karley Hovermale

Karley Hovermale

Paralegal