Estate and Trust Litigation

Estate and Trust Litigation

Unfortunately I have been given another reminder of how important it is to select appropriate executors for your Will, trustees for your trusts and agents in your financial powers of attorney. No matter how good an attorney does in drafting your estate planning documents, if there is a person in charge of the money who […]

Choosing an Attorney to Help Probate an Estate

Choosing an Attorney to Help Probate an Estate

Did you know that if you are an executor or personal representative of an estate that you do not have to hire the attorney that drafted the Will to handle the probate of the estate? Many times, attorneys will do a simple will as a favor to a neighbor or relative. This is all fine […]

What Happens When a Bond Holder Dies?

What Happens When a Bond Holder Dies

I just came across this useful web site by the US Treasury Department, so I thought I’d pass along the information: US Treasury– Death of a Bond Holder The important thing that you should know is as follows: If only one person is named on a savings bond, and that person is deceased, the bond […]

Estate Planning When Contemplating Divorce

Contemplating Divorce | The Pollock Firm LLC

Once a divorce is final, your former spouse, and relatives of your former spouse, are generally not entitled to inherit any money from you upon your death. But what should you do during the lengthy time of your separation leading up to your divorce Ripping up a Will that gave everything to your surviving spouse […]