When someone dies, typically a family member is named the executor of their estate. The length and complexity of the following process usually justify hiring a skilled probate lawyer. There are different kinds of probate lawyers, but most executors find themselves in need of help with transactional aspects of the probate process. If there are lawsuits involved regarding the estate, a probate litigator may be a better way to go. [Read more…] about Hiring the Right Probate Lawyer in Savannah Georgia
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In order to make sure that things go the way you’ve planned, it’s a good idea to occasionally double check who you have listed on your IRA beneficiary form. Putting together a solid estate plan with your Savannah will and trust lawyer is an important step in protecting the future of yourself and your family. [Read more…] about Top Tips from a Savannah Will and Trust Lawyer to Avoid IRA Beneficiary Form Mistakes
As estate planning attorneys in Savannah, we see plenty of situations where parents who love their children are not entirely in love with their children’s spouses. This can make the estate planning process a little tricky, because the spouse can add tension and stir up drama that wouldn’t have been there otherwise. While some people include their sons-and-daughters-in-law in the planning process, it’s not all that unusual to leave them out. [Read more…] about Can Your Children’s Spouses Inherit from You?
If I had to pick one question that I am asked the most, I’d have to say this one ranks way up there…
Do I need a new estate plan if I move out of Georgia? [Read more…] about Do I Need A New Estate Plan If I Move to a New State?
Estate planning lawyers in Savannah are typically tasked with the job of helping clients determine what to do with their assets after death. There are other important aspects to estate planning, however, and one that can be overlooked is the need for disability insurance. Those who are in good health and looking forward to retirement in the next decade or so often do not see the wisdom in their estate planning lawyer’s recommendation for disability insurance. [Read more…] about Adding Disability Insurance to Your Estate Planning in Savannah