What is a Revocable Trust?

September 2018

What is a revocable trust and who should consider using one? This brief video features estate planning attorney Karen Schlotthauer as she discusses revocable trusts and your estate plan. If you need more information about our Trusts & Estates group, click here.

About FMJ’s Trusts & Estates Group

September 2018

What does our Trusts & Estates attorneys do? This brief video features estate planning attorneys David Ness and Karen Schlotthauer as they talk about how their firm delivers its unique services and what makes it stand out from other firms, as well as what a client could expect when hiring an estate planning attorney from… Read more >

Top Three Estate Planning Myths

September 2018

In Karen Schlotthauer‘s view, there are three big estate planning myths. Click below to learn what those are and why they are myths. If you need more information about our Trusts & Estates group, click here.

Celebrity Spotlight: Aretha Franklin Dies Without an Estate Plan

September 2018

Two years after Minnesota’s own Prince Roger Nelson died without a will another celebrity death is shining a spotlight on the importance of planning for your estate. According to CNBC[1], Aretha Franklin died at the age of 76 after battling pancreatic cancer. As the media reported on her many accomplishments they also reported on her… Read more >

Communicating Your Estate Plan to Family

August 2018

Communicating with family regarding your estate plan is very important so there aren’t any surprises down the road. However, this can be a very difficult conversation to have. Head of our Trusts & Estates group, David Ness, provides a few pointers on ways to have this conversation.