Category Archives: California Same-Sex Attorney

Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples in Orange County

It’s not unusual for legislation to affect the realm of estate planning. This is certainly true when it comes to estate planning for same-sex couples in Orange County.

A Sad Reminder of the Importance of California Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples

Alex and Tina had a great life together and a love for each other that was obvious even to strangers.  They had been together for over 30 years, raising children and sharing a home.  Alex had not been feeling well for a few days and a doctor’s appointment had been made, but Alex passed away […]

Making Medical Decisions For Your Same-Sex Partner in California

While some states have enacted marriage equality laws, others are not offering the same rights and privileges to same-sex couples.  In either situation, however, most estate planning lawyers can tell you that there are still important steps to take in protecting your rights to make medical decisions for your partner.  In Newport Beach, as in […]