Orange County Estate Tax Lawyer Tackles Traditional vs. Roth IRAs – Which is the Better Choice?

By Darlynn Morgan, Orange County Estate Tax Lawyer The talk this year about changes in the availability of Roth IRAs has raised questions from many people eligible for the benefits of these individual retirement accounts. One of the hottest topics of discussion is the advantages of a traditional IRA versus a Roth IRA, and whether […]

Orange County Estate Planning Lawyer Asks, “Can You Sleep”

By Darlynn Morgan, Orange County Estate Planning Lawyer The story is told of a farmer who decided to hire someone to help him care for his prosperous farm.  The only applicant was an older man with a limp.  The farmer, a little disappointed, reluctantly offered the man the job but expressed his concern that the […]

Trust Lawyer California Offers Important Considerations When Choosing Who Will Handle Your Assets

By Darlynn Morgan, Trust Lawyer California When creating an estate plan, you will be asked to name people who can handle your financial affairs on behalf of your beneficiaries should something happen to you. In my experience, this decision is one of the toughest you will need to make – second only to deciding who […]

Back-to-School Season is the Perfect Time to Re-Evaluate Family Preparedness Plans Says Orange County Estate Planning Attorney

By: Darlynn Morgan, Orange County Estate Planning Attorney In my travels last week, I noticed the stores were littered with backpacks, school supplies and adorable new outfits….which only means that back-to-school season is right around the corner again! Fortunately, my little one is just learning to crawl so I won’t have to deal with the […]

Orange County Wills Lawyer Answers, ‘Do Advance Directives Really Work?’

By Darlynn Morgan, Orange County Wills Lawyer A Living Will… A  Durable Power of Attorney… An Advanced Health Care Directive… Any of these documents can help to establish your wishes when it comes to the medical treatment you receive at the end of your life. But do they really work? According to one of the […]

Orange County Probate Lawyer Reveals Why Planning Should be a Family Affair After Heiress Leaves Millions to Her Dogs

From the desk of Darlynn Morgan, Orange County Probate Lawyer In a bizarre estate battle out of Florida, Brett Carr, the only surviving child of Heiress Gail Posner claims his mother’s staff manipulated her to leave millions of dollars and a lavish mansion to her pet dogs and the people who continue to care for […]

How to Have a ‘Straight Talk’ With Your Parents About Their Newport Beach Estate Planning and Long-Term Care Needs

From the desk of Darlynn Morgan, Orange County Probate Attorney If you are a middle-aged adult, you probably think of estate planning as a smart way to protect your children and your assets should the unthinkable happen to you. And while that is 100% true, have you thought about estate planning as it relates to […]

A Homerun for the Steinbrenner Family, But Your Family Could Be Out At First Base, Warns Orange County Estate Tax Lawyer

From the desk of Darlynn Morgan, Orange County Estate Tax Lawyer George Steinbrenner, the fiery owner of the New York Yankees, passed away on July 13. Mr. Steinbrenner became one of the most recognizable professional sports owners in America after having paid around 10 million dollars for ownership of the Yankees in 1973. While often […]

OC Metro Magazine Names Newport Beach Estate Planning Lawyer, Darlynn Morgan, Among OC’s Top Attorneys

As featured in the August edition of OC Metro magazine, Darlynn Morgan of Morgan Law Group has been named among the top lawyers in Orange County for the year 2010.  This award comes on the heels of being recognized as a Top 40 under 40 business star in 2009 by OC Metro magazine and as […]

A Virtual Smack in the Head From Your Neighborhood Wills Lawyer, Orange County

From the desk of Darlynn Morgan, Wills Lawyer Orange County One of my greatest passions in life is educating parents on the importance of naming guardians for their children and preparing in advance should death or incapacity occur. Of course the possibility of leaving this world can be difficult to accept and for that reason, […]