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Your Legacy Should Be As Unique As Your Personal Story.


Benefits of a Trust- Persons planning for retirement and old age

Attorney Margie Connolly discusses the benefits of having your assets owned by your revocable living trust in order to provide for your care as you get older, and to simplify the distribution of assets to your chosen beneficiaries.

Benefits of a Trust- Persons with young children

Attorney Margie Connolly details one of the many benefits of creating a living trust. Specifically, she discusses the importance of protecting assets for the use and benefit of children in the unlikely event that both parents die.

How Covid-19 has changed the practice of law in 2020

Attorney Margie Connolly discusses how clients may benefit from the new ways courts and law offices are doing business.

To Probate or Not to Probate

Attorney Margie Connolly discusses the differences between probate of an estate with a Will, and one where a Will has not been executed.

Legal Questions Every Family Should Ask

Attorney Margie Connolly discusses the questions every family should ask their attorney, including questions regarding wills, powers of attorney, and trusts as ways to protect your family from obstacles that could arise in case of death or incapacity.

Review, Revise, Relief

Attorney Margie Connolly discusses the need to review your legal documents regularly to ensure your legacy is up to date. Wills, Trusts, Medical Directives, and Powers of Attorney should be kept up to date.  Review, Revise, and Find Relief

Back to School Message

Attorney Margie Connolly has a special message for teachers and school personnel.

10 Simple Steps to Estate Planning

Attorney Margie Connolly discusses the steps involved in making a legacy estate plan.  The process is simpler than you might realize.

Protecting Young Adults from Legal Nightmares

Host and Attorney Margie Connolly shares why parents of college-age and young adults should encourage their children to establish powers of attorney to protect them from legal issues regarding medical care and treatment, and keeping their financial affairs in order should they become ill or incapacitated.

What is a Living Trust?

Host and attorney Margie Connolly shares information about the pros and cons of a Living Trust, and what you need to know about “Funding” the Trust, once it is established.

What does it Mean to be Executor of a Will?

Host and Attorney Margie Connolly shares information about the duties and responsibilities of an Executor, and considerations in choosing whom to name as Executor of your Will.

To Probate or Not to Probate

Host and attorney Margie Connolly describes the Probate process, in laymen’s terms, and why it is necessary sometimes to probate a will.

What’s your plan?

Host and attorney Margie Connolly discusses wills and why you will need one. She goes into detail about the two important components of a will and how your family will be protected once you are gone.

Necessary Endings

Host and attorney Margie Connolly discusses the basics you need to know if you are considering divorce, including division of assets and child custody matters.