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Tip to Avoid Siblings Contesting a Trust

By legacy.lawyers | February 10, 2023 | 0 Comments

Losing a loved one is one of life’s biggest challenges. This challenge can be made even more difficult when it brings about family discord. Unfortunately, finances and assets can cause […]

types of trusts

What Are the Different Types of Trusts?

By legacy.lawyers | January 30, 2023 | 0 Comments

It is important to create an estate plan to assure that your assets will be managed the way you want them to be, both during your lifetime and once you […]

how long does a trustee have to distribute assets

How Long Does a Trustee Have to Distribute Assets?

By legacy.lawyers | January 16, 2023 | 0 Comments

Are you a beneficiary expecting to receive an asset distribution? Are you wondering how long you can expect it to take the trustee to administer distributions? Or are you a […]

when is probate required in California

When is Probate Required in California?

By legacy.lawyers | January 4, 2023 | 0 Comments

Whether you have recently lost a loved one or you are working on setting up your estate plan, you may be wondering about the probate process. Is it always required […]

missing beneficiary

What Happens if a Will Has a Missing Beneficiary?

By legacy.lawyers | December 29, 2022 | 0 Comments

Unfortunately, many people are estranged from close loved ones and family members. Some have even disowned some of the beneficiaries in their will. But what happens if an individual dies […]

trust vs will in california

Trusts vs. Wills in California: The Key Differences

By legacy.lawyers | December 22, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you are considering creating your estate plan to achieve peace of mind for you and your loved ones, you may wonder about the key difference between a trust and […]

trusts for children

Should You Set Up Trusts for Your Children?

By legacy.lawyers | December 15, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you are wondering, “Should I set up a trust for my children?” the answer is yes! There are several benefits to creating a trust for children, whether they are […]

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The Duties of a Conservator

By legacy.lawyers | November 29, 2022 | 0 Comments

Are you seeking information about conservatorships to avoid liability? Or are you concerned that abuse is taking place by a current guardian? In either case, it is essential to understand […]

what is a trust settlor

What is a Trust Settlor?

By legacy.lawyers | November 15, 2022 | 0 Comments

Are you considering establishing a trust to protect your assets and have peace of mind? If so, you may be wondering about some of the terminologies of estate planning. There […]

selling property during probate

Steps to Selling Property During Probate

By legacy.lawyers | October 28, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you have been appointed as the personal representative of a loved one’s probate estate, you may be faced with selling a house in probate. California law has specific requirements […]

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