Wills, Power Of Attorney, Health Care Directives, Appointing Guardians for your children–what are these and why are they important to you? While not always pleasant to think about, having a will or a legal plan can save your family heartache and pain. Whether you plan to work with an attorney or use one of the do-it-yourself software programs available, having knowledge of what to include, how to prepare, and what the legalese means will make the process easier. We’ll also cover making changes, revocations, and more.
A concern of many people is the potential of having all assets and property consumed by long-term care. There are government benefits that can assist in paying for long-term care, but the rules regarding who qualifies for these benefits change frequently, and misinformation is rampant. Come learn about long-term care options, what the current government benefits are and who is eligible to receive them, how to preserve assets, and what pitfalls to avoid.
Have you been named as an executor for a relative’s or friend’s estate? This interactive presentation will provide an overview of executor responsibilities and estate beneficiary rights. Students will learn the basics of transferring wealth before and after death, tax consequences/strategies, and common mistakes. While the course covers probate/non-probate estate administration, the course also touches on estate planning techniques.
Farr Law Group is pleased to announce that attorney Owen Gabrielson has been recognized as a Washington Rising Star for 2014. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, publishes an annual issue that names the Rising Stars of Washington law for the coming year.