565 ABA Journal Trusts & Estates articles.
Feb 12, 2020 11:46 AM CST
Financial exploitation is just one component of elder law. It’s a growing area of practice that includes not only advance medical directives, estate planning, guardianship, probate and will contests, but also real estate, tax, employment, special needs, discrimination, domestic violence and Medicaid issues.
Jan 30, 2020 2:53 PM CST
Jan 27, 2020 1:33 PM CST
Many lawyers, accountants and business consultants advise closely held and family businesses. A critical time for these counselors occurs when the founder and sole owner starts to consider the role…
Nov 26, 2019 10:22 AM CST
Nov 5, 2019 11:19 AM CST
Nov 4, 2019 10:20 AM CST
Terrence Franklin, a partner in the Los Angeles trusts and estates litigation firm Sacks Glazier Franklin & Lodise, set out on a journey of discovery and on a path to pursue justice. He discovered documents that revealed his family’s history.
Sep 1, 2019 2:20 AM CDT
Lawyer who represented Oklahoma City bomber is disbarred
A Colorado lawyer who once represented Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh has been disbarred at age 77. Dennis Hartley’s misconduct included converting…
Aug 22, 2019 4:02 PM CDT
Aug 12, 2019 8:13 PM CDT
A Texas judge has ordered a lawyer and his clients to pay more than $220,000 in sanctions for an alleged “vexatious litigation campaign” against a mentally incapacitated millionaire and his…
May 29, 2019 12:45 PM CDT
Updated: As the U.S. population continues to get older, more attorneys are entering the field of elder law or expanding their practice to provide elder law services.
Mar 27, 2019 6:30 AM CDT
Federal jurors in San Francisco found Tuesday that Roundup was a substantial factor in causing the cancer of a California man who used the weed killer to kill poison oak…
Mar 20, 2019 9:25 AM CDT
Mar 18, 2019 7:15 AM CDT
Attorneys are flocking to volunteer for bar association programs that help with probate, child custody, guardianship, victim compensation or trust matters.
Mar 1, 2019 1:40 AM CSTABA Techshow panel, “Planning for Tomorrow, Today,” Peter Roberts, a private practice management consultant from Washington state, said that succession planning starts with hiring practices.
Feb 28, 2019 4:50 PM CST