Steve Carpenter Since a very young age, my life has been influenced by our legal... more
Steve Carpenter Since a very young age, my life has been influenced by our legal system. I watched my family’s anguish as the court system failed to bring justice in a close-to-home wrongful death. After the trial, I—an impassioned seven year old—was active in exercising my rights under the Victim’s Assistance program. In the state of New York, crime survivors are allowed to write to the pa... view profile
Education Bachelor Degree, University of Washington, Scientific and Technical... more
Education Bachelor Degree, University of Washington, Scientific and Technical Communications Juris Doctorate Degree, University of San Diego Law School Experience Prior to becoming an attorney Ann worked as a technical writer for defense contractors and Fortune 500 corporations. She passed the Idaho Bar Exam and was admitted to practice in Idaho in 2007. She lives in Northern Idaho w... view profile
I have been practicing law since 1998. My experience in real estate and business... more
I have been practicing law since 1998. My experience in real estate and business ventures as a principal helps me understand and solve your problems. I have related legal experience in estate planning, bankruptcy, technology and asset protection which gives me a broad and long term perspective when counseling clients. Prior to and while earning my finance degree at BSU, I made my living as a ... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.