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What cases are the most hotly contested in Probate Court?  Where do you find the most drama?  The answer to that question is easy, Conservatorships!  Unfortunately, the court system is not very good at resolving family disputes.  Just ask anyone who has been through a nasty divorce or custody battle.  The litigation process is expensive, […]

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          This is generally one of the most difficult decisions for clients to make next to deciding who should be nominated as guardian of their minor children.  The successor trustee is the person (or persons) who shall hold, manage, invest and reinvest the trust assets, collect the income and profits from it, pay the necessary […]

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When you purchase a life insurance policy or open a retirement account, there are always pesky beneficiary designation forms which must be completed.  For estate planning purposes those forms and designations are crucial.  A beneficiary designation lets the administrator or financial institution know who should be the recipient of the funds or other benefits of […]

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Establishing an estate plan is crucial to ensuring that your assets and family are protected and provided for in case of a disability or death.   However, education about the estate planning process is also key to ensuring that the plan is carried out effectively.  When a loved one loses capacity or passes away it is […]

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The simple answer is ALL ASSETS, that is all assets which we want to be subject to the trust instructions. Remember that the trust will only control any assets that have been formally transferred into the trust via a change in title or beneficiary designation. Once of the most common misconceptions is that if an […]

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How one holds title to their assets will determine the process by which those assets will be administered; whether by contract, operation of law, court action (probate), or privately via trust instructions. It will also determine who will inherit the property whether it is the person they intended or a default person entitled to receive […]

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