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Can I Insulate My Will From Challenges After I’m Gone?

You’ve probably seen it in the movies or on TV hundreds of times: A close-knit family gathers for the reading of the will of a wealthy patriarch or matriarch. When the terms are revealed, someone benefits at the expense of someone else, causing a ruckus. It may even come to blows.

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Can a Trust Be Amended?

In their trust they leave each other their share upon death and then I would be trustee when my last parent dies. I’m really concerned about this whole deal.

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Estate Planning Attorney

What Goes into an Estate Plan?

If the prospect of consolidating your assets into a series of complicated legal documents while directing the right assets to the right heirs seems daunting, you’re not alone.

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Estate Planning Attorney

Why Should I Think About a Dynasty Trust?

When transferring wealth to the next generation, many families prefer to make gifts to younger family members in trust, rather than gifting the assets outright. Gifting assets to a trust has many advantages, including asset protection, tax planning and maintaining family control until the beneficiary reaches adulthood.

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