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Do You Need Prenuptial Estate Planning?

There's a lot that goes on your wedding to-do list, but there's one task that's often overlooked: prenuptial estate planning. It can be a real challenge to accomplish estate planning for the newly engaged. This somewhat morbid topic can be problematic ...

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Can a Trustee Hire Professionals to Help Them?

A newly appointed trustee managing a strategy created by the grantor of a trust will likely have many questions about how to effectively carry out this role. Understanding the role that is required of a fiduciary acting as a trustee is important and the n ...

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What Is a Michigan Statutory Will?

A statutory will is a form created through Michigan law. When this form has been appropriately filled out and signed by you and two witnesses, it becomes legally valid. A statutory will uses a fill-in-the-blanks format that provides limitations over how y ...

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Who Can Be a Witness to My Michigan Will?

Are you ready to create your first Michigan will? Now is the perfect time to speak with an estate planning lawyer in Michigan about your options. There are certain steps that are required in order for a will in Michigan to be legally valid. Failing to ...

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Is a Living Trust a Matter of Public Record?

Are you thinking about creating a living trust in Michigan? If so, you’ll want the insight of an experienced estate planning lawyer to assist you. One of the biggest advantages to using a living trust rather than a will to leave behind property to your ...

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Who Is Carrying Out Your Estate Planning Wishes?

Don't gloss over the selection of executor or personal representative in your estate. This is the person who will carry out the wishes outlined in your will and this might also be the same person who, if named in your power of attorney documents, is able ...