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How You Can Stay Connected with My Dallas Law Firm

As a Dallas estate planning lawyer, I am fully committed to helping clients walk through the complex and often emotionally-charged process of planning for their future. I understand that in ...
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The Benefits of Hiring an Attorney to Handle Your Will

A will is a formal written document indicating the last wishes of the person creating it, known as the testator. In the will, the testator indicates how their property will be distributed among their ...
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Safeguarding Your Assets

You have worked hard over your lifetime, saving your money, investing and purchasing valuable property and other assets. Any person who is concerned about protecting their loved ones should ensure ...
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Changing Beneficiaries

When preparing a will, setting up a trust or engaging in any other aspect of the estate planning process, it will be necessary to determine which individuals, family members or heirs you want to be ...
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What Is Probate?

After someone passes away, there is a legal process called probate that may begin. There are many steps in the probate process and they are all important to reaching the end result of transferring ...
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Benefits of Tax Planning in Dallas

Planning for the future is not solely about investing, saving money and figuring out your career path. This type of planning also involves taking steps to protect your assets, as well as lay out clear ...
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What Wills Do Not Do

A will can be beneficial for many reasons and you are able to accomplish several estate planning needs within a will, but there are some things that a will won't do. Before you dive in creating a ...
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Purpose of a Family Limited Partnership in Texas

A Family Limited Partnership (FLP) can be very beneficial and also profitable if done correctly. One purpose of an FLP is to protect families from creditors while providing flexibility that other ...
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What is the Purpose of a Special Needs Trust in TX?

When you are planning for ways to provide for a special needs loved one, consider a special needs trust. While many attempt to bequest money to someone with special needs, this method may affect that ...
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What is a Guardianship and What is the Purpose?

Guardianships are important in order to provide for an incapacitated person or a minor. A guardianship is a court-supervised administration for minors or people who are incapacitated. The guardian is ...
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What are the Roles of the Executor, Guardian and Trustee?

After a person passes away, there are three roles that will take place. First is the executor, this person will be sure that the estate plans are fulfilled. This means taking care of debts, paying ...
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Details Regarding Irrevocable Trusts in Texas

Trusts can become confusing with the different names and their meanings. There are revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts and testamentary trusts. On top of that, a trust can be "living" which ...
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What Can and Cannot be Included in a Prenuptial Agreement?

Prenuptial agreements can be beneficial when it comes to planning for the future and minimizing uncertainty when entering a marriage. Oftentimes, people are confused about what the agreement can ...
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Types of Trusts in Texas

There are dozens of trusts that people can create in order make plans for the future. The many trusts can be categorized into either a living trust or a testamentary trust. The difference between ...
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Key Benefits of Estate Planning in Dallas

Thinking about estate planning, many people associate the process with death and stray away. It is beneficial; however, to take this precaution in case something was to happen to you or your spouse. ...
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What is the Purpose of a Prenuptial Agreement?

A prenuptial agreement is a contract that two people can enter into before they get married. This is a way to avoid uncertainty if the couple were to ever get a divorce or if one spouse passes away. ...
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Statistics Show Half of Adults in the U.S. Have No Wills

A good portion of Americans are not as prepared as they should be when it comes to planning their "last wills." A survey conducted by Rocket Lawyer in March 2012 showed that 50% of the ...
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Welcome to our Dallas Wills, Trusts & Estates Blog

We are pleased to announce the launch of our Wills, Trusts & Estates Blog with an RSS feed available at http://www.dallasestateplanninglawfirm.com/Blog/Entire-Blog-Feed/RSS.xml
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