Archive for the ‘Estate Planning, Asset Protection and Probate’ Category

Can an Attorney Help with a Disputed Will?

Over the past several years, several high-profile cases involving disputed wills have surfaced in the news, including Kasey Kasem, Prince, George Michael, and many others. However, just like celebrities, everyday people go through the same battles. In response to the question of whether an attorney can help, the answer is yes. Will and probate attorneys […]

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June 22nd, 2017

Category:
Estate Planning, Asset Protection and Probate

Estate Planning: Specific Things to Look for When Choosing the Right Attorney

An estate planning attorney practices law in a specialized field that deals with a person’s estate. In this role, the attorney provides legal advice and guidance in helping clients make sound decisions for maintaining their estates following their death or if they should become incapacitated and unable to make decisions on their own. Since every […]

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November 23rd, 2016

Category:
Estate Planning, Asset Protection and Probate

Avoiding Estate Litigation with Wealth Management

In estate litigation, the properties and debts of a person who has died are contested in court. At least two parties are fighting it out for ownership of the properties or denying accountability for debts and obligations left behind. Sadly, estate litigation happens more often than not because probates or wills are contested. The court […]

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How do I contest a will?

A will contest is a legal action challenging the validity of a will.  There are many reasons you may wish to challenge the validity of a will.  Maybe you believe that the person who signed the will was under “undue influence” when he/she signed it or possibly the signature is a forgery.  There are many […]

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