There’s No such thing as a “Simple Will”

April 15th, 2014

There’s No such thing as a “Simple Will.” Dangers of LegalZoom, E-Z Legal Form, and RocketLawyer.

I’ll admit it. I am protecting my trade (more like my job) when I discourage the use of “online law firms,” which sell forms to clients via the Internet.

Special Needs Trust for Maintaining Medicaid or SSI Eligibility

February 24th, 2014

Parents with special needs children (classified as disabled under the Social Security Act) should consider creating a special needs trust. This type of trust is designed to hold money for the purpose of providing financial support to a special needs individual after his or her guardian dies or becomes unable to care for the child.