I am a thoughtful, engaging, and zealous advocate, born here in Wenatchee. I... more
I am a thoughtful, engaging, and zealous advocate, born here in Wenatchee. I understand the importance of listening and helping you, as a client, understand your options and will help you deal with whatever the situation is in a calm, reasoned manner.
I've written a book entitled, "Smart Estate Planning in Washington--What You Really... more
I've written a book entitled, "Smart Estate Planning in Washington--What You Really Need to Know." For more information, you can preview it at www.waltar.com Mr. Waltar was born in Boston, Massachusetts but grew up in eastern Washington. He moved to Seattle in 1980 to attend college where he graduated from Seattle Pacific University, cum laude, earning dual degrees in English Literature an... view profile
I practiced as a CPA in Idaho for 11years handling mostly tax matters, including... more
I practiced as a CPA in Idaho for 11years handling mostly tax matters, including significant estate planning matters, before heading to law school. Since receiving my Juris Doctor degree, I have practiced mainly in the estate planning and probate areas. During the last 20 years I have successfully completed hundreds of estate plans from simple Wills to complex trusts. Tailoring a proper estate ... view profile
I stay in tune with the needs of Whatcom County citizens by volunteering quarterly... more
I stay in tune with the needs of Whatcom County citizens by volunteering quarterly at the LAW Advocate's Street Law and Eviction Clinic Legal Aid programs. I volunteer for Whatcom Hospice by visiting terminally ill patients and I volunteer as a Mediator at the Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center . I currently serve on the boards of the Northwest ... 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.