Schmidt & Sikes, P.C. provides legal services for the benefit of the elderly and persons with disabilities in western Massachusetts. The firm specializes in estate planning and administration, elder law and mental health law (guardianships, conservatorships and civil commitments), combining the expertise of attorneys who focus on these fields with exceptional paralegal support to deliver legal advocacy that is resourceful, efficient and effective.
Michelle Sikes represents individuals and non-profit health care providers, specializing in elder law, mental health law, estate planning and probate. She represents children in cases of divorce, custody and guardianship of minors. On behalf of medical facilities and protective service organizations, she obtains guardianships and Rogers orders for mentally ill and physically incapacitated adults as well as protective orders for elders who have been abused. Read more.