Curti regularly conducts useful CLE programs for lawyers in area related to trust administration and estate planning and is highly regarded.
Fleming is an outstanding lawyer in the fields of trusts and estates, estate planning and elder law, and most lawyers in this community refer matters to him or call upon his expertise on a regular basis.
Wonderful people who helped us through a very trying time.
You’ve probably seen the terms before. “Right of representation” and “per stirpes” appear frequently in wills and trusts. You probably even have a rough notion of what the terms mean. Perhaps, though, you don’t know that they have an interesting history. You might also be surprised by what the terms actually mean — at least…
Three years ago, when your daughter turned 18, you consulted us about getting appointed as her guardian. The guardianship has been in place since then, and everything is fine. But now you’re moving to Illinois, and taking her with you. Will you need to do anything about the guardianship? We didn’t really mean Illinois Actually,…
After two of the beneficiaries of Ralph Credille’s trust challenged the actions of their brother, the trustee, he argued that they had violated the trust’s no-contest provision. Then he moved to modify the trust. Oops. That made him the no-contest violator.
A recent Alabama court case addressed trust modification after a beneficiary’s serious injury. The lesson learned: a trustee must act quickly.
Significant changes in eligibility for Veterans Aid & Attendance benefits become effective on October 18, 2018. What are the changes, and how are you affected?