Archive for the 'Estate Administration' Category


Friday, March 7th, 2014

(How to find the right estate-planning attorney)   1. Do You Feel Comfortable With This Attorney? This is a personal question to keep in mind, while looking for the perfect estate-planning attorney. The estate-planning attorney needs you to feel comfortable. So comfortable, that you readily share all the skeletons in your closet. If you cannot […]

Debunking the Will Myth

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

I hear these two phrases all the time: 1. I have a will so I won’t need a probate.  2. My will is valid because it was notarized.   Both are short of accurate.   In California, currently the only way to avoid a probate is having an estate below $150,000.00 when you pass away […]