Trust Administration

Lessons from Heath Ledger’s Last Will and Testament, The Importance of Living Trust Funding

August 26, 2013 by

The late actor Heath Ledger had a last will and testament. Unfortunately, he didn't update it when his daughter, Matilda, was born. Because it was never updated, his last will and testament stated that his estate would go to ...

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The Importance of Living Trust Funding – Part I

February 7, 2013 by

You want an estate plan that works to achieve your objectives if you’re incapacitated or you pass away leaving your loved ones to have the best plan possible. To accomplish your objectives, your trust must be accurately "funded."

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4 Options to Consider Before Placing Your Florida Homestead In Trust

February 7, 2013 by

One request we frequently receive is to prepare a deed to transfer a person’s Florida Homestead into the person’s revocable living trust. The reason for the request is always to avoid probate.

This is a summary of the discussion ...

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Florida Trust Attorney Reveals 10 Tell-tale Indicators that You May Need a Trust

December 19, 2011 by

As a Florida trust attorney, I’m often asked, “Do I need a trust?”

There are many reasons why your estate may benefit from a revocable or irrevocable trust. In Florida trust laws are often confusing, and it’s best to ...

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