When family members clash over an estate, it’s usually over money. Who wants more money, who thinks they deserve money, or who owes money?! You can guess where they often end up: in court!
On this Life Happens Radio show, find out which factors lead to estate and trust litigation disputes. Attorneys Louis Pierro and Jacob Verchereau will share client stories to illustrate the emotional and financial stakes, and how you can avoid them.
For instance, a family member may misuse a power of attorney to bilk siblings out of money or alter mom’s will– knowing the action was not her intention. In these cases, the fate of the family home, stocks and investments, retirement accounts and treasured mementos is at considerable risk. The result? A will or trust contest in the courtroom.
What planning can you do to prevent these disputes? How do you win if faced with estate or trust litigation? Listen as Jacob and Lou will walk you through the options. If you’re named as an executor, trustee or beneficiary of an estate, or are creating your Plan, don’t miss this chance to get the facts.
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