Estate planning for unmarried partners is important because unmarried partners do not share the same protections and benefits offered to married partners. For example, in […]
What are my Rights if my Relative Died Without a Will? Barbara, a widow, died without a Will. She was survived by her two children,
What is the Role of a Court Evaluator in a NYC Article 81 Guardianship Hearing? The Court Evaluator plays an important role in an Article
How do I Become an Executor or Administrator of an Estate? In New York, after a person (known as a “decedent’) dies, another person may
Often times we find ourselves wondering whether the time is right to file for adult guardianship in NYC. The below sets forth a few instances
Guardianship is an arrangement whereby a Court appoints someone to help manage an individual’s healthcare and financial affairs when they are no longer able to
Looking to Challenge a Will in NYC? (Conduct your SCPA 1404 Discovery First) Certain individuals can request SCPA 1404 discovery before objecting to a Will.