Emily S. Rickers graduated from the University of Texas School of Law in 2004 and... more
Emily S. Rickers graduated from the University of Texas School of Law in 2004 and began practicing law in the Rio Grande Valley. She began her legal career handling probate cases and real estate matters, bringing water, wastewater, and clear title to substandard rural developments. These complex cases helped develop her creative and practical approach to solving difficult problems, working wit... view profile
After law school, I founded a computer OEM/White Box manufacturing company in Austin,... more
After law school, I founded a computer OEM/White Box manufacturing company in Austin, Texas which I ran successfully for 8 years. During that time, I really learned what it takes to operate a business, which is why my clients are so happy with my bills. Well, not really happy, but they appreciate all the work I do to keep their costs down - one case my firm was involved in which settled last ye... view profile
After receiving her JD, Meredith pursued policy work in San Francisco and Washington... more
After receiving her JD, Meredith pursued policy work in San Francisco and Washington D.C. She then worked as a trial attorney for six years at the Legal Aid Society of New York, Juvenile Rights Practice in New York City Family Court where she handled child protective, adoption, visitation, custody and other family law matters. She also served as agency counsel for a New York based adoption age... view profile
A written will lets you decide what happens to your money and property after you die, while a living will lets you decide whether or not you wish to be placed on a medical life support system if you become disabled or incapacitated. Wills attorneys and living wills attorneys know all of the language that must be included in your will documents so that things happen the way you want. Because it's impossible for anyone to explain a will after his or her death, it is very important that the will meets all legal requirements. A wills attorney will ensure it does.