Author archive for Shannon Dawes

  • Valuation of Assets within an Estate Plan

    Should You Choose a Relative or a Professional Fiduciary for Your Ohio Estate Administration?

    People who are creating an estate plan often choose a close relative as their financial fiduciary. However, there are several…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • What is an Ohio Collaborative Divorce?

    Divorce is a very difficult matter to face. Some people find it easier to delay the decision to divorce due…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Columbus, Ohio child custody lawyer

    Understanding The Types of Child Custody Arrangements in the State of Ohio

    Child custody is often the most contentious issue during and after a divorce. Choosing or fighting for the type of…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Columbus divorce lawyer explains dissolution of marriage and divorce.

    Financial Disclosure in Ohio Marital Dissolutions

    In Ohio, when two people are divorcing, the two parties are required to provide an extensive disclosure that lists all…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Ohio Last Will and Testament attorney

    The Life Changes That Necessitate a Change in Your Will

    One of the most important questions clients have is, “When should I change my will?” Several life changes necessitate updating…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Common Ohio Estate Planning Mistakes to Avoid 

    Estate planning can provide both financial security and peace of mind. Unfortunately, most people do not consider the economic impact…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Free Consultation with Shannon Dawes Dividing Trusts in an Ohio Divorces

    When to Should You Hire an Ohio Divorce Attorney?

    Divorce service can happen unexpectedly, and it can be hard to know exactly when you need to retain a divorce…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Living Trust lawyer in Columbus Ohio

    The Changing Nature of Estate Planning: Digital Assets in Ohio Estate Planning

    Before there was the Internet, planning your estate was as simple as walking through your home and taking inventory of…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Ohio Last Will and Testament attorney

    I Can’t Find the Decedent’s Will – What Now?

    Losing a member of your family is heartbreaking and difficult. It can be even more painful to deal with the…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Valuation of Assets within an Estate Plan

    Division of Marital Property During a Divorce in Ohio 

    One of the most quarrelsome matters during the divorce process is the division of marital property and assets. In the…

    by Shannon Dawes