Probate

The Dress Rehearsal: Importance of a Family Meeting From Austin Estate Planning Attorney Elizabeth Ziegler

The Dress Rehearsal: Importance of a Family Meeting by Austin estate planning lawyer

Annual exams are a part of life.  As we age, these appointments grow more and more important to catch potential issues before they become serious.  Similarly, due to ever-changing tax laws and interpersonal relationships, it’s a good idea for clients to review their estate plan regularly.  When your estate plan is written, it reflects the […]

Correct Legal Terms for Planning from Austin Estate Planning Attorney Liz Nielsen

Legal Terms Associated with Family by Austin estate planning lawyer Liz Nielsen

While watching a movie or reading a book about wealthy individuals and their families, you may have come across terms such as “heir,” “descendant,” and “next of kin.” Though made-for-Hollywood storylines use these terms interchangeably, words describing familial relationships have distinct definitions. Using the correct terms is critical in wills, trusts, and other legal documents […]

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