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IS IT TIME TO TALK TO YOUR FAMILY ABOUT YOUR ESTATE PLAN?

9December
2016

Many folks will labor a lifetime to build up assets and fight for causes that matter to us. Few things are more endearing to family than sharing wealth and legacy. Of course, it’s impossible to plan for every eventuality, but … Read More

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SAFEGUARDING A FAMILY TRUST WITH A TRUST PROTECTOR

8August
2016

You probably remember the players in your estate plan and the role of each: You were the creator of your trust, known as the grantor, settlor, or trustmaker. The trustee controls the assets in the trust. For most revocable trusts, … Read More

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PAYING FOR COLLEGE . . . AND ESTATE PLANNING

12July
2014

When you are caught-up in the day-to-day hustle of getting by it can be easy to forget that tomorrow is right around the corner.   This can be equally true about saving for children’s college educations. Yet these things can have … Read More

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MICK JAGGER’S LONG-TIME PARTNER LEAVES HIM ESTATE PLANNING MESS

24March
2014

Posted on behalf of the firm The fashion world was shaken up recently, among hearing the news that designer and former model L’Wren Scott had taken her own life. In addition to being famous for her fashion involvement, she was … Read More

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PICKING THE RIGHT TEAM FOR ESTATE PLANNING

24February
2014

On behalf of the firm The idea of facing one’s own mortality is by no means a popular idea. In fact, most people are so opposed to the idea that they will knowingly delay doing something they know is important … Read More

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Paul Walker’s Estate Teaches Valuable Lesson about Updating Wills

2February
2014

On behalf of the firm In recent news, the tragic death of Paul Walker took the entertainment world by surprise. The actor, while not necessarily a household name but still beloved by millions, was killed in a single-car crash which … Read More

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New York Dolls Guitarist’s Family Battling Over Will

5January
2014

On Behalf of the Firm The importance of estate planning and wills is fairly common knowledge, but recently, the family of a famous musician learned that lesson the hard way. Johnny Thunders, well-known guitarist for the New York Dolls, died … Read More

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Bitter Divorce Turns Fatal in Casa Grande

23December
2013

On behalf of the firm A domestic dispute in Casa Grande took the worst possible turn when a woman attempted to kill her ex-husband and poison their four kids in order to prevent losing custody of them. According to police, … Read More

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I have an Out-of-State Will. Do I Need a New AZ One?

22December
2013

On Behalf of the Firm With the help of an attorney, setting up a will or a trust is almost exceedingly simple, and doing so grants you nearly limitless power when it comes to deciding how your assets will be … Read More

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Video Games Becoming an Increasing Factor in Divorce

9December
2013

On behalf of the firm There are myriad reasons why couples seek divorce, many of which will likely always be factors, and many of which are constantly changing. One of the many new factors that is starting to play a … Read More

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