Estate Planning involves the protection of assets and designation of authority to others in the event of incapacity. The main documents involved in Estate Planning are the Last Will and Testament, Living Will, Power of Attorney, Healthcare Surrogate and Trusts.
Probate Administration is addressed after an individual passes away. If there was a valid Last Will and Testament, the estate is administered accordingly. If there was not a valid Last Will and Testament, the individual has died intestate and the estate is administered according to established statutes. Probate administration takes place through the court.
Guardianship occurs when an adult or minor children who cannot care for themselves require a legal guardian to assume primary care for that person(s). Guardianship is determined through the court.
Business Formation & Consulting is ideal for new business owners who have questions about procedures and processes involved in properly forming a for-profit business entity. Consulting is ideal for new and existing businesses that require ongoing guidance, advice, contract review or drafting, etc.
Nonprofit Formation & Consulting is ideal for new nonprofit founders with questions about procedures and processes involved in properly forming a nonprofit entity. Consulting is ideal for new and existing nonprofit organizations that require ongoing guidance, advice, contract review or drafting, etc.
Contracts include various types of agreements such as employment, performance, confidentiality, recording, etc.
Copyrights are a bundle of rights that exist for any original creative work recorded in a fixed form including, but not limited to literary works, music, film, etc.
Trademarks consist of distinguishing words or symbols that create a distinction between companies, brands, products, etc. (ex. company logos like McDonalds golden arches or brand names like Xerox)