Our office is open and accepting new clients. In the interest of your safety and ours regarding COVID-19, we have implemented new policies. We have expanded our options for remote consultations including full phone or video conference consultations. We also conduct business via regular mail and email as much as we can. When in-office meetings are necessary and scheduled, we are putting forth our best efforts to protect you and our office staff. During any in-office visit, we ask you to sanitize your hands, wear a mask or face covering, and contact us to reschedule your meeting if you are not feeling well. Thank you for your continued support.

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