Guide to Trusts in NYC

Guide to Trusts in NYC

Guide to Trusts in NYC This Guide to Trusts will help individuals understand what a Trust is, how it differs from a Will, and whether you should have one as part of your estate plan. Guide to Trusts – What is a Trust? A trust is a contract. It is a legal...
Checklist for NYC Guardians

Checklist for NYC Guardians

Checklist for NYC Guardians You Have Been Appointed Guardian of an Incapacitated Person in NYC. What do you do now?  A basic checklist of tasks to perform to appropriate settle the estate is provided below.    Review the Order and Judgment appointing the Guardian of...
Proving Kinship in NYC

Proving Kinship in NYC

Proving Kinship in NYC When a person dies without a Last Will and Testament and is survived by an aunt, uncle, or cousin, or, whenever the Public Administrator acts as the estate’s fiduciary, the survivors bear the burden of proving kinship. Proving Kinship means that...