Your Personal Legal Checkup -- 10 Items You Should Review

The beginning of the year is a great time to make sure your legal house is in order! […]

Estate Tax Update for 2011?

For those individuals with estates in excess of $1 million, the changes that were enacted on December 17, 2010 are very good news. […]

No will? What Happens?

If you have not written a will of your own, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has written one for you. Either your will or if you did not write one (and execute it properly) the will the Commonwealth has prepared for you controls what happens to your probate assets. A probate asset is any asset […]

Your Home & Estate Planning -- Should you transfer it to your children?

In my estate planning practice a common concern is protecting assets so that they can be passed along to their children and grandchildren. Many people are concerned about the cost of nursing home care, and with monthly costs for nursing homes of $15,000 or more, the cost of this care can quickly consume an […]