What it Means for a Trust to Go Through Litigation

Author: MatadorAdmin November 10, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
Estate Planning Attorney Establishing a trust can be a great way for a family member to feel relieved about what will happen to his or her assets after passing on. The creator (or trustor) typically writes the names of loved […]
Continue Reading

When Beneficiaries May Contest a Trust in Court

Author: MatadorAdmin October 22, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
Trust Lawyer Danbury, CT When a trust is written, the goal is usually to put the trustor and family members at-ease in regards to the future. A trustor may write in his or her trust the names of those who […]
Continue Reading

The Impact a Poorly Planned Trust can Have on Grief and Mental Health

Author: MatadorAdmin October 22, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
Estate Planning Law Firm St. Peters, MO Losing a loved one is often, one of the most difficult things that people must endure. Although the end of life is something that can be an incredibly painful process, it is a […]
Continue Reading

Probate Lawyer: Breach of Fiduciary Duty

Author: MatadorAdmin October 8, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
Estate Planning Attorney When someone dies with a will, the named executor is responsible for overseeing the estate administration process. If the executor fails to adhere to their duties and obligations, it could be considered a breach. In this case, […]
Continue Reading

Estate Plans When You Have Pets

Author: MatadorAdmin September 3, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
There are many different items that people need to consider and make decisions about when they are setting up an estate plan. After all, our estate plans contain the documents and instructions we leave behind up our death in order […]
Continue Reading

Bypass the Probate Process with Joint Tenancy

Author: MatadorAdmin August 31, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
It will be advantageous for your heirs if they can avoid the probate process after your passing. One way this will be possible is if you establish joint tenancy for your property. A probate lawyer can help you with this. […]
Continue Reading

Is it Possible to Avoid Probate?

Author: MatadorAdmin August 16, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
When someone passes away, loved ones are likely to contend with probate court. It can be a dreaded process, mostly because when complications arise, probate can become time consuming and costly. This is why so many people developing an estate […]
Continue Reading

Tax Considerations When Modifying Trusts

Author: MatadorAdmin August 15, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act became law on December 22, 2017. As a result, people may find themselves wondering if a trust modification is beneficial. With these recent changes, opportunities now present themselves to modifying trusts in a way […]
Continue Reading

What to Expect During Probate

Author: MatadorAdmin August 7, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
Probate is a legal proceeding that happens after a person passes away. It is the process of confirming the will is legitimate before the wishes are to be handled by the will executor. The reasons for probate can also include […]
Continue Reading

Why is Estate Planning Important?

Author: MatadorAdmin July 16, 2018 In Uncategorized Comments (0)
More often than not people tend to spend more time deciding what car to buy or planning where to go on vacation, than they spend estate planning. Obviously, estate planning is not near as fun to think about as buying […]
Continue Reading