From Florida Inheritance Laws to Probate Proceedings: What You Need to Know Receiving an inheritance is often a bittersweet experience. This is especially true if you inherited real estate in Florida—a state with unique inheritance laws and probate procedures. The legal and financial aspects of inheriting real estate can be overwhelming, but with the right…Read More
The Ins and Outs of Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements Marriage can be a beautiful thing, and it’s important to start on the right foot—one way to do this is by understanding prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. These legal contracts help protect the assets and interests of both parties in case of divorce or death. Prenuptial Agreements—What…Read More
Estate planning can be a daunting task, especially when it comes to choosing between a will and a living trust. Both serve the purpose of protecting and distributing assets to your loved ones, but they differ in what they include and how they’re managed. A will empowers you and your loved ones in a variety…Read More
Find out more about the 5 largest lawsuit compensation settlement claims that law firms agreed to and the elements behind them.Read More
Wrongful death claims are brought against a defendant who caused someone’s death—either through negligence or intentional action. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), there were 200,955 unintentional injury deaths in 2018—and, a large percentage of those included wrongful deaths. When is a Wrongful Death Lawsuit Fitting Charge? A wrongful death claim may result…Read More
According to the National Council on Aging, nearly five million older Americans experience physical nursing home injuries every year, plus almost $36.5 billion in losses by victims of financial abuse.Read More
If you’re wondering how to sue a large corporation for personal injury–such as your employer or an organization that you do business with–make sure that you start with a free, private case evaluation from an experienced, capable attorney. For most large corporations, personal injury claims are simply a cost of doing business–especially when they invite…Read More
The clients that we serve in the state of Florida often have misconceptions about wills and trusts, estate planning and probate court in general. People think that probate court needs to be avoided at all costs–which is simply not true. The truth is that every client’s situation is different and the lawyers at Law Offices…Read More
This is a commonly asked question with a slightly complex answer–and much of it depends on whether or no you have a will or trust. There’s only one way to keep your house out of the probate process when you pass–make sure you have an ironclad will and trust outlining how all of your possessions…Read More
According to American financial advisor, author, and podcast host Suze Orman, “Estate planning is an important and everlasting gift you can give your family. And setting up a smooth inheritance isn’t as hard as you might think.” For example, older Americans are particularly positioned to consider a lifetime’s worth of assets and how to successfully…Read More
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