Estate Planning – Six Critical Considerations

Estate Planning – Six Critical Considerations

by Estate Planning Attorney Nydia Menendez Everyone has an Estate, including you. But what exactly is an Estate? It’s everything you own, and everything that is left when you pass away. Estate Planning, then, is having a plan in advance to ensure that when the time comes, your wishes are carried out with respect to […]

Robin Williams’ Estate … No Laughing Matter

Robin Williams’ Estate … No Laughing Matter

by Estate Planning Attorney Nydia Menendez When Robin Williams performed his comedy and acting, he relied on precise language delivered with perfect timing. Unfortunately, those concepts didn’t make it to Williams’ Estate Plan. Ambiguous words and phrases in his documents created agony, fighting, and great expense for the heirs of the estimated fifty million dollars […]

Why Did the Agent’s Wife Get Wealthy from Marilyn Monroe’s Estate?

Why Did the Agent’s Wife Get Wealthy from Marilyn Monroe’s Estate?

by Estate Planning Attorney Nydia Menendez Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, singer, and model, well known as a global symbol of beauty and glamour. Marilyn grew up in an orphanage and foster homes because her mother spent most of her adult life in mental institutions and Marilyn did not have a relationship with her […]

Estate Planning – Bringing the Elements Together

Estate Planning – Bringing the Elements Together

by Estate Planning Attorney Nydia Menendez We all have an Estate. Estate Planning is the process of designing a plan in advance so that no matter what happens, you are always in control of that Estate. Your Estate includes your person and your assets – your stuff. Should you pass away, what remains are your […]