Antioch Trusts Attorneys — 2 found

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  1. Antioch Trusts Attorney Matthew Marsh Hart

    Matthew Hart

    I am a California State Bar Certified Legal Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law. This specialization is distinguished by the fact that out of 182,000 active attorneys in... more
    Licensed for 7 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.2

  2. Antioch Trusts Attorney Ronald Roy Johnson

    Ronald Johnson

    Ronald R. Johnson, Sr., is well known for his compassionate handling of his clients' affairs and with his family firm, he has established himself in the local community as a strong... more
    Licensed for 42 years
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    AVVO
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    6.7

Trusts

A trust is an arrangement whereby someone owns and manages money or property for another person's benefit. Like a guardianship, a trustee has decision-making authority over the trust property, but no court is involved in the trustee's action–the person who creates the trust defines the scope of the trustee's power. There are many different trust types, including probate trusts, income trusts, spendthrift trusts, and educational trusts. For example, a living trust allows you to manage your property while you are alive and to direct who will manage it if you become incapable of doing so. In essence, you choose your own “guardian” in advance and avoid having the court do it for you. A trust attorney reviews the many reasons for establishing a trust with you, and can ensure your trust will be legally valid.