Getting Letters Testamentary from Probate Court

Frequent Scenario: Someone dies. Their surviving spouse is told by the bank they need “Letters” to access a bank account. Surviving spouse finds a lawyer online and asks him to draft the letter. Surviving spouse is then frustrated to learn that she...

Already Have an Estate Plan? Focus on This.

Nearly everyone in America (even people of fairly modest financial means) would benefit from the security of having a basic estate plan that includes a Last Will and Testament, Powers of Attorney (both financial and medical) and an Advance Directive. If you fall into...