Originally from Salem, Indiana, my husband and I moved to Wisconsin in 2000 where I... more
Originally from Salem, Indiana, my husband and I moved to Wisconsin in 2000 where I obtained my law degree from Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee in 2003. Admitted to the State Bar of Wisconsin in May of 2003, I practiced law in Wisconsin until 2009 when I returned home to Indiana. While in Wisconsin I handled complex litigation matters including fire/explosion cases and auto liabi... 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.