Learning How to Trust the Trust

When people hear the phrase “estate planning,” chances are the first thing that comes to mind is writing a will. And while writing a last will and testament is an essential part of estate planning, it’s not the only thing you can do to plan for your estate. For example, one often overlooked instrument is the trust, which can be a handy legal tool for anyone trying to plan their estate. Continue reading “Learning How to Trust the Trust”

Aretha Franklin Found to Have Multiple Handwritten Wills

Aretha Franklin, the “Queen of Soul,” may be one of the greatest musical artists of the 20th century, but her estate planning leaves much to be desired. According to Fox Business, after she died, her estate was searched for any sign of a will. Unfortunately, there were multiple wills located, all handwritten, and all have been submitted to the probate court to determine their veracity and admissibility.
Continue reading “Aretha Franklin Found to Have Multiple Handwritten Wills”

Wingate Kearney & Cullen, LLP

New York Attorney Advertising: This website is designed for general information only.
The information presented in this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.
© Copyright 2024 by Wingate Kearney & Cullen, LLP. All rights reserved.
This site is designed and developed by PR4Lawyers.

Accessibility Statement

Skip to content