How to Prepare for Your First Meeting with an Estate Planning Lawyer

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How to Prepare for Your First Meeting with an Estate Planning Lawyer

You’ve finally committed yourself to establishing an estate plan and have set up a meeting with an attorney. Great! But how do you prepare for that first meeting and what information should you bring with you? Below is a brief overview of what you should do to prepare so that your meeting goes as smoothly […]

What Happens to Digital Assets and Accounts After Your Death?

The ubiquity of the internet and internet-connected devices has led to many people living a good portion of their lives online through various social media platforms, message boards and other types of accounts. These accounts and profiles are legally considered assets of the person who owns and controls them. But what happens to these digital […]

Should You Have a Special Needs Trust?

Special needs trusts are available to financially provide for individuals — typically children — who have a mental or physical disability. If you think your loved one may need additional protection after your passing, a special needs trust may be a wise decision for your estate plan. Who can benefit from this type of trust? […]