Estate planning is sometimes the last thing on our client’s mind during a divorce, when in fact it's a critical element to ensuring their assets are safe during process. Here are some of the most common questions we receive about how the estate planning process works during divorce.
As our culture becomes increasingly dependent on access to free information, unbundled services, and cheap alternatives to traditional methods, we continue to hear the question; “can I prepare my own estate plan?” As you consider your planning options, here are a few essential pitfalls when it c
When a loved one passes away, you may be faced with an overwhelming amount of issues to navigate during this extremely difficulty time. As you begin to scroll through the pieces that need attention, here are a few practical items and timelines to consider:
As family law and estate planning attorneys, we’ve seen firsthand how money can be a source of conflict for many couples. According to our family law lawyers, money continues to top the list as a reason for divorce in Oregon and Washington.
The Knot.com lists Oregon as one of the top 10 most affordable places to get married in the United States. But, while planning a wedding is an exciting time for a couple, it’s equally important to plan for the marriage. Making a momentous decision like this should be approached with careful planni