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Keeping The Peace After You're Gone

Posted by Lauren Rios | Aug 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Let us help you make sure that none of these events unfold. We’re here to guide you every step of the way through creating and maintaining a timely, robust, and strategic estate plan. Give us a call today to make sure your plan is current and includes all the necessary provisions to keep a contest from occurring in the future.

3 Things You Must Do Once Your Divorce Is Final

Posted by Lauren Rios | Aug 03, 2019 | 0 Comments

The divorce process can be long and expensive. However, the work does not end once the divorce decree is signed. In order to ensure that your assets and estate planning wishes are carried out in light of this major life change, there are three things you must do as soon as possible.

When is “living probate” necessary?

Posted by Lauren Rios | Apr 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Many people think having just a Will is a sufficient estate plan. However, what most people don't realize is that their Will only goes into effect upon that person's death. What if you become incapacitated? Do you have a plan in place? If not, a conservator may need to be appointed to manage your financial affairs during your incapacity.

Portability

Posted by Lauren Rios | Mar 05, 2019 | 0 Comments

Under current federal tax law, most estates will not be subject to federal estate taxes or "Death Taxes." However, if your estate is of significant value, you may want to consider portability.

Do I Want to Avoid Probate?

Posted by Lauren Rios | Sep 30, 2018 | 1 Comment

Whether or not you need to avoid probate can be a complex question. Speak with an estate planning attorney to decide if one or more probate avoidance techniques is right for you.

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Our counsel is distinguished in our profession for many reasons. One that we pride ourselves the most in, is the fact that our professionals are experienced and totally committed to tending to each and every one of our client's estate needs and concerns.

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