What Are the Drawbacks of Probate?

/ By: Saul Kobrick

Category: Estate Planning

When someone dies the estate of the decedent is generally required to pass through the legal process known as probate. You may have heard that many people choose to include probate avoidance techniques when they...

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What Is an Elder Law Attorney?

/ By: Saul Kobrick

Category: Elder Law

As a general rule, when you need the advice and guidance of an attorney it is for a specific reason or legal issue. Therefore, you typically look for an attorney who specializes or focuses on...

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Why Should I Have a Living Trust?

/ By: Saul Kobrick

Category: Estate Planning

For most people, an estate plan does much more than simply provide a legal roadmap for the division of estate assets after death. In fact, a well drafted estate plan can accomplish a number of...

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HEMS Standards

/ By: Saul Kobrick

Category: Elder Law, Incapacity Planning

HEMS Standards from Saul Kobrick HEMS is the acronym for “health, education, maintenance and support” distributions. Using the HEMS Standard, the trustees discern what’s best in terms of property distribution

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