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Trust Lawyer in Newport Beach Answers, “What is a Conservatorship or an Adult Guardian?”

The idea of conservatorships really came before the mainstream population a few years back when pop idol Britney Spears seemed to have an emotional breakdown right in front of the public eye.  At that time, her father was named as her conservator.  The term sounds like a babysitter, at best, or like a harsh authoritarian …

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Working With An Orange County Estates Lawyer To Leave Behind an Intangible Legacy

These days, the phrase “intangible asset” seems to have multiple meanings.  In the estate planning world, Orange County attorneys refer to intangible assets as memories and mementos that are left behind for loved ones.  These are things that extend beyond money and material things in order to share your story and your family history.  Your …

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When Designating a Guardian | Estates Attorney in Orange County

Guardianship is a topic we cover very extensively in our weekly articles and in our Kids Protection Planning™ seminars.  Today we want to share some practical considerations with you–things you should consider before naming one or more people to serve as guardians for your children.  The intent is to encourage you to engage in proactive …

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Newport Beach Guardianship Attorney Explains How To Financially Provide For Your Spouse and Children If Something Tragic Happens To You

Parents in Newport Beach rely on a lot of outside help when it comes to raising their children. From family members to school systems to friends who pass on advice and hand-me-downs, it really does take a village to raise a child. However, when it comes to estate planning, it’s completely up to you to …

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OC Guardianship Lawyer Reveals How to Protect Your Kids When You’re Not Around

Do you know anyone who has ever been arrested or otherwise detained without good cause? A few years back a story broke in Texas about a soccer mom who was actually cuffed and carted off to jail . . . for not wearing her seatbelt! The woman’s children were in the car at the time …

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Orange County Elder Attorney Answers “How Do I File For Guardianship of an Adult?”

Dear Darlynn: My neighbor is a gentleman in his late 80’s and has been like a member of our family for as long as I can remember. Every single one of us refers to him as “uncle” and because he has no family, we have included him in ours. When my parents passed away, I …

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Lessons From the Berry Family Tragedy: Naming Guardians Who Could Care for a Disabled Child

By: Darlynn Morgan, Newport Beach Will Lawyer Many parents know the importance of making sure they have legal guardians named who could care for their minor children should death or incapacity occur. In previous posts, we’ve even explored some of the qualifications your chosen guardians should have to ensure your kids would be raised by …

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Orange County Guardianship Attorney Tackles Overlooked Questions When Naming Guardians for Your Kids

No one likes the idea of leaving their children without a parent, especially when the discussion revolves around planning for an untimely death. But in order to make sure that your children are properly taken care of if both parents should pass away at the same time, the discussion on guardianship must be had. There …

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Guardianship Attorney in Newport Beach Asks, “Who will manage your child’s money after you are gone?”

No one likes to think of their children being left parentless – especially if you have kids who are minors. But sadly, accidents do happen, and there is no guarantee in life that you will be around until they are grown and self-sufficient. Which is why the Newport Beach guardianship lawyers at Morgan Law Group …

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