Beware of Nonlawyers Acting Like Lawyers

Beware of Nonlawyers Acting Like Lawyers

When people think about creating an estate plan, they may think it just involves getting a set of forms that convey their wishes regarding their finances, health, and what will happen to their stuff when they die. Although the documents that comprise an estate plan...
Pitfalls of Creating a DIY Will

Pitfalls of Creating a DIY Will

It may be tempting to use an online service, or do some google research, and make a will without the help of an estate planning attorney.  There are important legal and financial risks you should consider before making that decision:  If you do not follow the strict...
What Is a Conservatorship?

What Is a Conservatorship?

A conservatorship is a court-ordered arrangement that gives one person (or multiple people), called a conservator, legal authority to manage the affairs of another person, known as a conservatee or ward. Most jurisdictions—recognize two types of conservatorships: A...