I have spent 42 years advising clients on their estate planning matters. This... more
I have spent 42 years advising clients on their estate planning matters. This includes drafting wills trusts, power of attorney forms for health care and for financial matters. Once completed, the clients have expressed having "peace of mind" knowing they have planned for the proper disposition of their estate by avoiding probate and eliminating taxes, where possible. As a result of many ye... view profile
Court Admissions: United States Supreme Court, June 2000; United States Court of... more
Court Admissions: United States Supreme Court, June 2000; United States Court of Appeals,Seventh Circuit, October 1981; United States District Court,Northern District ofIndiana, December 1980; Indiana Supreme Court, October 1980.
Real estate attorneys deal with the many laws and practice areas associated with land ownership issues. For example, a commercial real estate attorney knows which laws apply to commercial transactions for construction/development projects (such as condo construction), or land use/zoning projects (such as subdividing a parcel of land for development), or real property issues (such as financing a large land purchase). Likewise, residential real estate lawyers help you buy a home, or prevent you from losing your home in foreclosure. They also know how residential tenancy laws work and can advise you of your rights as a tenant. With so many types of real estate attorneys, it is important to find a specialist who does the work you need.