DOs and DON’Ts in Divorce

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  When married couples decide that it is time to take the first step for divorce, it is often not an easy decision to make. Such complicated matters of the heart and head can get more complicated when parties make critical missteps as they attempt to navigate through the family courts.  Whether your matter is contested or uncontested, here are …

New Year, Old Business?

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With each new year comes a new level of excitement!  We enter the New Year with greater goals, ambitions, and dreams than we had the year prior.  For some, however, the New Year is less exciting because they have entered the New Year with unresolved business.  I completely understand the frustration of getting a traffic ticket right before the holidays.  …

Why You Need a Healthcare Directive…BEFORE You Get Sick

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Just last week a woman called my office crying.  As a Law Firm specializing in Estate Planning, Criminal Defense, and Family Law- this is not an uncommon occurrence.  People usually call us in their most difficult times of need and we are happy to be here to share the burden.  Last week’s call was more jarring, though, because the angst, …

5 Misconceptions About Estate Planning

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Estate Planning is one of the most necessary and responsible things an adult can do to protect their family and assets.  However, many people neglect to consult with an estate planning attorney or even talk about their estate planning needs due to common misconceptions.  Below, we address 5 common misconceptions surrounding estate planning and share things to consider as you …