What is Elder Law?

February 2019

This article was written by Kate Graham, an attorney in our Trusts & Estates group. When I introduce myself as an attorney practicing elder law, the next question I usually get is, “what is that?” Recently, someone asked, “what’s the difference between ‘elder law’ and ‘estate planning?’ Isn’t it the same thing?”Although there is certainly… Read more >

So This is Love? Benefits of Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements

February 2019

February 14th – the day of love and a celebration for all couples everywhere. Many couples even get engaged on this day and start planning their weddings. Whether you’re already married or in the wedding planning mode, one discussion that should happen, but often times is overlooked, is the benefit of prenuptial and postnuptial agreements…. Read more >

2019 Resolution Already Out the Window? Don’t Forget Your Estate Plan

February 2019

We are a month into 2019, which is the time when most New Year’s resolutions are thrown out the window. While we certainly don’t wish this on you, we hope that you won’t forget about the importance of estate planning this year. Failure to properly plan for your estate and the unexpected can have adverse… Read more >

Trusts & Estates Group Level of Service

January 2019

Last week, the Trusts & Estates group discussed the different services they offer – but what about the level of service they provide? Karen Schlotthauer, an attorney in our Trusts & Estates group, discusses the level of services clients can expect from FMJ’s Trusts & Estates group. If you need more information about our Trusts… Read more >

Trusts & Estates Group Services

January 2019

The head of our Trusts & Estates group, David Ness, discusses the different services offered by the Trusts & Estates practice group (think: estate planning, probate, estate controversy, business succession planning, and much more). If you need more information about our Trusts & Estates group, click here.