Before becoming an attorney, I started at Rathert Law Offices as a paralegal and... more
Before becoming an attorney, I started at Rathert Law Offices as a paralegal and worked my way through law school. I am now the research/associate attorney for the office, under Mr. Rathert's direction, and do most of the writing and drafting of various documents. I have always had a passion for adoption work, and I have been blessed to work with another like-minded attorney. We en... 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.