Does your debt die with you?

When drafting a will in Palm Beach, accounting for all of your assets may seem an obvious step. Having a solid plan for the disbursement of your assets after you die should take a relatively high spot on your to-do list. What happens to your debts upon your death? Are...

What is breach of fiduciary duty?

If you have agreed to become the executor of someone’s Florida estate or the trustee of his or her trust, you have assumed a fiduciary role whether or not you realize it. While you may have many fiduciary duties depending on the specific provisions of the will or...

3 types of guardianships to consider

If you have a loved one who is in need of physical assistance, you might be wondering what your best options are. The answer to this depends on the specifics of your situation. An aging parent who needs help planning her or his estate will have different needs than a...

Understanding charitable trusts

If you enjoy giving back to your Florida community by donating to your church or favorite charity, have you ever thought about establishing a charitable trust to give your donations more structure and certainty? If you are unfamiliar with charitable trusts, it likely...