If a family member has passed without a will, you probably have questions about how their estate will be distributed. Every state has its own “intestate succession” laws that outline how the property of a
If you’re taking the proactive step of protecting your loved ones well after you’ve passed away, congratulations. Estate planning is one of the best ways to ensure that your loved ones won’t have to face
Recently our firm was hired to probate a Will. It should have been a simple process—a wife died leaving everything to her husband. Unfortunately, the couple had done “do it yourself” Wills off the internet.
If you’re overwhelmed by the thought of estate planning, you’re not alone. Many Americans put off establishing their Will and estate plan simply because they don’t know much about what these legal processes entail. Documenting
As the world becomes increasingly focused on technology, many people are realizing that their assets aren’t just physical items like vehicles or furniture, and that some are actually housed in a digital space. Whether or
Similar to a Will, a Revocable Living Trust (or “living trust”) is a legal document that controls what happens to someone’s assets when they pass away. However, there are a few key differences between Revocable
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Kathleen is a Wills, Trusts, Estates, & Business Law attorney, and a member of the Maryland Bar. Having practiced law for over 25 years, she is a dedicated, compassionate professional ready to meet your estate or business planning needs.