Sacramento Will Lawyers: How to Handle the Disposition of Your Remains

Funeral planning is not a pleasant experience, especially when you’re pre-planning your own. But Sacramento will lawyers stress that it’s important to have your wishes in writing for after you pass away, since you won’t be around to let anyone know what you want done once you’re gone. Do you want to be buried or […]

Parents of Children with Disabilities: These 4 Critical Components Should Be Part of Your Sacramento Special Needs Plan

When you have a child that may require a lifetime of assistance and care, extra attention must be given to planning their future.    Our Sacramento special needs planning lawyers work with parents every day to ensure their children with disabilities have necessary estate and transition plans in place for total peace of mind in this […]

Folsom Trust Lawyer: Consider Using a Trust to Protect Your Child’s Inheritance from Divorce

You’ve worked hard to leave your children a financial legacy, and the last thing you want is for half of your child’s inheritance to walk out the door with an ex-spouse if he or she gets divorced someday. But, under today’s laws, that could actually happen if you don’t safeguard your family’s assets and plan […]

Folsom Estate Planning Lawyers: 3 Estate Planning Mistakes to Avoid

Recent studies have shown that only a little more than half of all Americans have a Will or Trust document in place to direct their estate after they pass away, and that the vast majority of those documents have not been updated in the last five years. Even worse, it’s been reported that most adult […]

Sacramento County Special Needs Lawyer: Will Receiving an Inheritance Cause Me to Lose My Government Benefits?

As a Sacramento County special needs lawyer, I often receive questions about whether individuals with disabilities can continue to receive benefits after receiving an inheritance. The answer is that it really depends on the type of benefit that is being collected. Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) SSDI is a government benefit that helps those with […]

Sacramento Estate Planning Attorney: What’s the Difference Between an Executor and a Power of Attorney?

One of the many questions Sacramento estate planning lawyers get asked is “how long is a Power of Attorney in effect?” The answer to that question is complicated in the beginning, but very simple at the end: depending on what type of Power of Attorney you have, it may be in effect as soon as […]

Folsom Will and Trust Lawyer: Should My Will Have Co-Executors?

When making an estate plan and Last Will and Testament, many people have a difficult time deciding who should be the Executor of their estate. Oftentimes they will consider naming Co-Executors – two or more people who serve as executor of the estate. Each Co-Executor named in your Last Will and Testament will have authority […]

Compensation for Being Your Parent’s Caregiver | Folsom Elder Law Attorney

If you are providing care to your parent, you are probably doing it without being asked and without compensation. It probably isn’t on your mind at all. But, I can tell you as a Folsom elder law attorney, it should be. As a society, we value our elders and provide the care they need without […]

Ask a Folsom Estate Planning Lawyer: “I Just Discovered a Long-Lost Sister. Can She Inherit Dad’s Estate?”

This may sound like a situation for a movie, but our Folsom estate planning lawyers have actually received a few calls like these. A long-lost child appears after the death of their parent. This is an alarming situation for so many reasons, but people often wonder if that child has a claim against the deceased’s […]

Soon-to-Be Parents – Here’s One More New Thing to Learn! | Sacramento Guardianship Lawyer

You are pregnant! Congratulations! Your world is about to become brighter and sweeter than you ever imagined. I know that you are in the process of learning a lot of new things. So, as your neighborhood Sacramento guardianship lawyer, I’m hoping that in between the baby showers and reading “What to Expect,” you spend a […]

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