Entries by Beth Wurtmann

Protecting the “Granny Flat”

How Do I Protect My Right to Continue Living in My Son and Daughter-in-Law’s House if Something Were to Happen to My Son? By Pierro, Connor, & Strauss, LLC. QUESTION: My son and daughter-in-law bought a house with a “granny flat” attached. I gifted them the money for the down payment and in return, I […]

Creative Strategies to Help Clients Safely Execute Documents During the Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread through the country, more people are realizing the importance of getting their estate planning documents in order. Those over the age of 60 are particularly at risk for developing complications from the novel coronavirus infection. Having in place documents — including a durable power of attorney, a health care proxy, a medical directive, a HIPAA release and a will — is essential in the event that illness strikes.