How to Avoid Probate in California

How to Avoid Probate in California

Probate is a type of court proceeding that can be confusing, expensive and very time-consuming for beneficiaries. After your passing, if you do not have a solid estate plan in place and your assets exceed $150,000, the probate court may decide who will receive your...
Simplified Probate in California for Small Estates

Simplified Probate in California for Small Estates

Upon your death or the death of a loved one, certain assets may need to pass through probate, depending on the circumstances. While there are tools that can help you avoid probate, such as a living trust, it is also important to understand that not all estates are...
5 Reasons You Should Consider Updating Your Estate Plan

5 Reasons You Should Consider Updating Your Estate Plan

It’s very important to have an estate plan created and professionally implemented as soon as you can. However, updating your estate plan has been found to be equally as important. If you already have an estate plan, you should understand that your work isn’t finished....
Is now the time to remodel your old trust?

Is now the time to remodel your old trust?

Is Now the Time to Remodel Your Old Trust? Davidson Estate Law Feb 26, 2019 There are several reasons why you should update your existing trust or perhaps your entire estate plan. While estate planning documents do not necessarily have a shelf life, they may not...
Three Keys to Protecting Yourself from a Rogue Executor

Three Keys to Protecting Yourself from a Rogue Executor

Three Keys to Protecting Yourself from a Rogue Executor Davidson Estate Law Feb 19, 2019 Unfortunately, sometimes a death in the family can bring out the worst in people. Indeed, family resentments sometimes simmer during a time of grieving – particularly when...