Posts Tagged: estate planning attorney

Why Do Estate Plans Fail and Not Work as Intended? The Answer Lies Below …

June 15, 2019

Authored by: Stephen R. Elville, Esq. — Elville and Associates, P.C. — 443-393-7696, steve@elvilleassociates.com, @elvilleassoc What’s been on my mind for the past several weeks is an image – actually two separate scenes – perhaps it is a sequence. It happened about four months ago. Two couples came into my office during the same week …

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Why You Should Have Estate Planning Documents in Place – Security in a Time of Crisis

January 31, 2016

By:  Olivia R. Holcombe-Volke, Esq.olivia@elvilleassociates.com, 443-393-7696

When utilizing a Revocable Living Trust-based approach for the estate plan of a married couple, an important first step is deciding whether to develop a Joint Revocable Living Trust – one Trust covering both spouses – or whether to create two individual Revocable Living Trusts, one per spouse. There is no blanket rule to apply to all couples or all estates, rendering a thorough discussion with your estate planning attorney necessary…

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