Video: What If You Inherit An Item That Someone No Longer Owns?
What happens if someone leaves you a specific item in their will, but they didn’t still have that item at the time of their death?
Preventing Estate Planning Disputes Among Siblings
Summary: Even the most well-intentioned person can create rifts among their children, if their estate plan is not carefully crafted or their intentions communicated. To
Video: What Doesn’t Go Through Probate?
What doesn’t go through probate? As estate planning and probate attorney Sarah Siedentopf explains in our latest video, the two main categories are 1) property
Why Proper Estate Planning Is So Important
Summary: An estate plan is a legal tool that enables you to protect yourself, your family, and your assets. While it may seem awkward or
What is the Difference Between an Heir and a Beneficiary?
They might seem similar, but when it comes to estate planning and probate, an heir and a beneficiary have very different roles. Attorney Sarah Siedentopf
Coronavirus & Estate Planning: Top Mistakes to Avoid
While the current health guidelines and stay-at-home policies have created more time to work on family projects, you should be aware of some common mistakes
Getting Married? Protect your new spouse with an estate plan
With thousands of couples heading down this aisle this month, it’s no wonder that February is National Wedding Month! If you and your sweetheart are
Video: Dealing With Uncooperative Family Members?
Are you ready to begin probate, but there’s an uncooperative family member who is delaying the process? In Siedentopf Law’s latest video, we explain what
Preparing for the Role of Caregiver: Steps to Protect Your Family’s Future Needs
As we put plans in place to maintain our quality of life as we age, we should also be making plans to protect our resources
Millennials & Estate Plans: Protect Your Pet
Summary: Millennials may be waiting longer to buy a home, get married, and have children. But they are part of an increasing trend in pet
Does a will help you avoid probate?
One of the questions we commonly hear at Siedentopf Law is “If I have a will, does that mean I can avoid the probate process?”
Estate Planning For Pets
In Siedentopf Law’s latest video, estate planning and probate attorney Sarah Siedentopf explains how you can protect your pets by including them in your estate