Estate Law

May 3, 2021

Special Disability Trust

Is a Special Disability Trust something I should consider? We understand that if you have a loved one who has a special disability, then a major […]
April 12, 2021

When Should I review my Estate Plan?

Generally, we recommend reviewing your Estate Plan every 2-3 years or if your circumstances have changed. If your circumstances have changed, then it is important for […]
March 4, 2021
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What is an Advanced Health Care Directive?

Advanced Health Care Directive (AHCD) An Advanced Health Care Directive combines two concepts into one legal document: It appoints a Healthcare Power of Attorney to make […]
March 4, 2021
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What is an Enduring Guardian?

Enduring Guardian Appointing someone as your Enduring Guardian is different from appointing someone as your Power of Attorney. An Enduring Guardian is someone you appoint to […]
January 19, 2021

What is a Power of Attorney?

What is a power of attorney? A Power of Attorney is a document that appoints someone to make financial decisions on your behalf. You may appoint […]
August 7, 2020

Will Client Form

July 31, 2020

What is the Size of the Estate? Why Does this matter?

Essentially, the size of the Estate is how many assets (less liabilities) there are in the Estate. The size of the Estate will determine how many […]
July 31, 2020

Did the Deceased have an obligation to provide for you?

This type of obligation is called a “moral obligation” and is generally assessed against community standards. Typically, the deceased is assumed to have held a moral […]
July 31, 2020

Did the Deceased make promises to you in their lifetime?

In order for a court to make an order binding property of a deceased person, the claimant must prove to the court that: The deceased person […]