Distributing an estate "per stirpes" can have a significant impact on how downline generations receive their distributions. If a child dies. . .
An expert guide to finding, reading, and understanding Los Angeles Superior Court Probate Notes. This post uses real life examples of probate notes to . . .
55% of Americans do not have an Estate Plan. With that statistic fresh in my mind, I looked at recent Coronavirus statistics. I was shocked. . .
I've been an estate planning lawyer for 8 years and I've distilled my knowledge into 7 must know advantages of a revocable living trust. They are . . .
Both lawyers and non-lawyers often ask, what is probate? In this post I will answer this question and demonstrate why you should avoid probate.
Most estate planners recommend that you get a living trust but do a poor job of explaining exactly what a trust is. Not many people know that a Trust . . .