Why use a trust rather than a will?

Why use a trust rather than a will?

It is possible to use either a “will” or a “trust” to direct property into the right hands following your death.  While wills accomplish little more than that limited goal...

Can I safely tell my lawyer things that I don’t want my family to know?

Can I safely tell my lawyer things that I don’t want my family to know?

Every lawyer generally has a duty of confidentiality, which prohibits the unauthorized disclosure of confidential client information.  There are exceptions, however, such as when disclosure is necessary to prevent the client from committing a fraud that would...