Best Advice for Step-Parents: Get a Last Will & Testament

Sometimes, the concept of “family” can be a difficult one to deal with.  No matter if you hold the traditional view that marriage is a union of one man and one woman who should stay married ’til death do they part, or you believe in something vastly...

Probate Law Explained: “Letters” from the Court

Probate law can occasionally be a bit confusing. The process, terminology, delays, and potential expense can frustrate most and, regrettably, one of the core areas of confusion relates to Probate Letters (Letters Testamentary or Letters of Administration). Nearly each...

When Your Loved One Dies…

For each of us, at times in our life, death happens. Whether it’s getting the heart-stopping news that someone we know (and, often, someone we love) has died or even the end of our own lives, each of us will have several brushes with end-of-life issues. Amid of...