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Choosing Your Power of Attorney


September 23, 2020
Have you ever heard the term “power of attorney,” but questioned what it meant or what the ...

The Seasonality of Family Law


September 21, 2020
Just like when you garden in the spring and decorate your family’s Christmas tree in the winter, ...
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The Importance of Choosing a Lawyer You Can Communicate With


July 30, 2020
If you have ever attempted to read your auto insurance policy or a piece of legislation, you ...

What is probate and how do I avoid it?

August 31, 2017

Many people have heard of probate before and, even if they know nothing else, know that they want to avoid it. But what exactly is probate? And if I want to avoid it, what do I need to do? Watch this video to learn more (click here for a direct link to the video). If…read more

Do I Need a Will?

January 30, 2017

This is a question I hear all the time. “Do I need a will?” The answer a resounding “maybe.” The better question is, “Do I need a plan?” and the answer is a for sure “YES!” A will might be the only planning you need, or it might be only a small part of your…read more

Does a will avoid probate?

I get this question all the time. “Does a will avoid probate?” Absolutely not! Your will is actually a road map through probate. If you have an asset that goes through probate, your will controls the distribution of that asset. Conversely, any assets that avoid probate are NOT controlled by your will. Believing that wills…read more