We often have small business owners reach out to us to create their estate plan, and one question that is always on their mind is: how do I protect my business after my death? Fortunately, there are a range of options to consider when deciding how to protect your business in your estate plan.
Learn how to protect yourself after a divorce and why updating your estate plan after a divorce is so important.
Many times, grandparents come to our law firm looking for a way they can help their grandchildren. The vast majority of our clients are not rich people, they are normal people who have worked hard for their whole lives and want to make sure that their families are...
Without an estate plan in place, when a person dies when they have children from a prior relationship, their current spouse will not receive all of the deceased spouse’s assets and will have to share them with their stepchildren, regardless of their stepchildren’s ages.
Powers of attorneys are important documents to help protect assets in the event of incapacity. They also can designate someone to make medical decisions if you become unable. Read on to learn the details.
Powers of attorneys are excellent tools to avoid a court being involved in your loved one’s medical or financial affairs. There are many different types. Which is right for you?
What would happen to your kids if you did not make it home tonight? Parents can make a plan today for that "what if" by designating a guardian, conservator and if appropriate, creating a trust. What are each of these tools? Guardian Designation A guardian designation...
There are many reasons why setting up a trust for you and your family is a smart decision including avoiding probate, privacy and maintaining control over distributions. In addition, trusts provide protection in the event that you become incapacitated. Trusts also help when a beneficiary has special needs. Trusts can be catered to your needs and a decision to help protect you and your family’s future.