Category Archives: Estate

The 5 Most Common Reasons for Will Contests In Los Angeles, California

During estate planning, many do not expect their Last Will and Testament to ever be contested. A will is widely recognized as a legally binding and permanent document that’s conditions will be met after an individual’s passing. However, each year between 0.5%-3% of wills are contested within the United States, alone. To avoid your will being contested, it is essential to understand the various ways people…
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What Happens When a Trust Fails to Identify Assets of the Estate

A living trust is a written legal document where assets are placed into a trust for a person’s benefit during their lifetime and their beneficiaries benefit after their death. The successor trustee is put in charge of reallocating assets after the death of the individual who wrote the trust. The living trust is often selected…
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Benefits of Using a Los Angeles Estate Lawyer

Estate law is one of the most complicated areas of law in Los Angeles. It handles everything from trusts to wills to beneficiaries. Going it alone can be very confusing and can be detrimental to you, your spouse and your heirs. If you are ready to put together an estate plan for yourself or you…
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