Licensed to practice law in 1982 I went on to get an LL.M. in taxation and estate... more
Licensed to practice law in 1982 I went on to get an LL.M. in taxation and estate planning. I have written two tax and estate planning books for Lexis Nexis, one of the largest legal publishing houses in the world. I also have written a number of law journal articles and specialty articles for electronic legal journals. I teach both continuing legal education courses in estate planning and t... 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.