Estate Planning

  • 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
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    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
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    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
  • Estate Plans for Estates with Property in Several States

    In our modern, highly mobile society, it is not uncommon for individuals to move frequently for personal or professional reasons.…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • What Are the Costs Associated with an Ohio Probate Case?

    Nothing in life is free – and it appears that things are not free once a person dies, either. This…

    by Shannon Dawes
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    How to Avoid Family Disputes Concerning Your Estate in Ohio

    For those who take the time to picture their own funeral and how they would like to be remembered by…

    by Shannon Dawes
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    How Much Property and Assets Do I Need To Draft a Will in Ohio?

    Many people believe that they do not have enough property or assets to draft a will. In the article, Dawes…

    by Shannon Dawes
  • Valuation of Assets within an Estate Plan

    Ohio Living Trust Frequently Asked Questions

    In this estate planning article provided by Dawes Legal, LLC answers a few commonly asked questions about Ohio living trusts.…

    by Shannon Dawes
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    How Does Undue Influence Effect in Estate Administration in Ohio?

    It is devastating to lose a loved one, and it’s especially devastating to discover that your loved one left their…

    by Shannon Dawes