I am a 2007 graduate of the University of Nebraska College of Law and have recently... more
I am a 2007 graduate of the University of Nebraska College of Law and have recently completed a Masters Degree in Library and Information Science at the University of Missouri-Columbia. In law school I concentrated my studies in legal research, writing and instruction and, moreover, the purpose of my decision to enter into my Masters program after law school was better facilitate and promote ac... 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.