Housing & Care for Seniors and Persons with Special Needs


For more than 30 years, BATOR LEGAL has led the way in furnishing legal services and business advice to residential communities, long-term care providers and specialized enterprises that serve senior citizens and persons with disabilities. Today, the firm serves as general and special counsel to more than 250 clients in the field, including operators of established facilities, developers undertaking new ventures, and lenders and investors seeking to acquire existing properties. Among our clients are many of the major national companies, nonprofit providers, investors, lenders, associations, and individual communities active in the field.

Our attorneys have distinguished themselves through frequent speaking engagements at conferences throughout the State of Michigan.

Our representation encompasses numerous types of properties and providers including:

  • Assisted living communities
  • Independent living properties
  • Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs)
  • HUD financed housing
  • Seniors apartment units
  • Cooperatives and condominiums
  • Home health agencies
  • Adult day care providers

The firm also represents hospices and home health agencies; intermediate care facilities, and other health care providers, as well as a wide variety of other for-profit and nonprofit corporations, companies, associations and partnerships, including real estate developers.

  • Our legal services in the area of senior housing and care include:
  • Regulatory Matters
  • Project Development and Acquisition
  • Operations
  • Labor and Employment
  • Employee Benefits
  • Financing
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Legislative and Administrative Advocacy
  • Business Structuring