National Make A Will Month

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August is National Make a Will Month. There are so many reasons you should have an Estate Plan, but there is no good reason you should be without a Will.

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Is Having a Last Will and Testament Enough? Florence Griffith Joyner Thought So.

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I’ve written in the past about the importance of having an estate plan and I encourage you to look back through some of my blog posts. For some families, a

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Why Am I Rolling Over In My Grave?

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Every day of the week, families will seek my help with probating a loved one’s Will. More times than not, there are issues with probating the Will that requires experienced

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Should I Sign My Full Name to the Will?

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Whether I’m in the Marietta office or the Chattanooga office, clients will ask me during the final signing meeting if they should sign their Trust or Will using their full

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Georgia Has Enacted the Uniform Power of Attorney Act

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Last week, I described the two instances where you should have your estate planning documents reviewed or updated. In thirty days, one of those instances will be upon us. It

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When Should I Have My Estate Planning Documents Updated or Reviewed?

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Whenever I meet with someone for the first time either in our Marietta office or our Chattanooga office, I will typically ask, “What has prompted you to get your affairs

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Don’t Let a Stranger Decide Who Raises Your Kids!

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Have you met your locate Probate Judge? Most people have not, but that could be the person who decides who raises your minor children if you do not put a

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When Do You Need a Professional Trustee?

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I was speaking with an elderly gentleman recently who was concerned about the money he would leave his family upon his passing. He has been widowed for many years and

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John Farrell Sworn in as a Magistrate Judge

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We would like to offer our congratulations to our founding attorney, John P. Farrell. Mr. Farrell was recently sworn in as a part-time magistrate judge with the Cobb County Magistrate

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Do I Need to File the Will?

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“Do I need to file the Will?” This is an interesting question I get all the time. Typically, the person will tell me they are the surviving spouse and everything is

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