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What To Consider Before Hiring A Probate Attorney In Michigan

How do you know what to look for before retaining a probate attorney in Michigan? This informative blog will provide you with invaluable tips to guide you in the right choice to represent you for your probate matter. Read More
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What Is Probate Mediation in Michigan?

Probate mediation is a valuable resource for families and other parties involved n a probate or elder dispute to resolve the dispute without the stress, cost and uncertainty of probate litigation. Read More
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Elder Undue Influence - A Checklist Of Red Flags

A check list of red flags for potential undue influence and exploitation of elder adults Read More
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When Is Probate Litigation The Right Choice in Michigan?

Probate disputes typically involve private family matters: the death of a loved one, conflict over an inheritance or concern over the decline of a elder relative.  The best outcome is to resolve disputes about family members privately without the in… Read More
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What is a Guardian?

In Michigan, the need for guardianship is growing as the numbers of aging adults with diminished capacity increase. In this blog post, I explain what a guardian does, as well as a guardian’s powers and limitations. What is a Guardian? A guardia… Read More
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Alcohol Use Disorder in Elder Adults

  Alcohol Use Disorder In Elder Adults By 2030, one-third of the U.S. population will be age 55 or older.  There is no reason why elder adults should not be able to drink responsibly as they age.    However, excessive alcohol abuse, known as Alco… Read More
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Good Will Hunting? What to do if you can't find the will after someone dies

What to do if you can’t find the will after someone dies When a loved one dies, one of the first things you might need to do is look to see if he or she left a will.  However, what do you do if you can’t find the original will? Surprisin… Read More
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Do I Need A Will? Five Reasons To Have a Will Done.

Do I need a will? Not sure it’s worth the bother? Here are five great reasons to change your mind and get that will done. 1. A will gives you the ability to distribute your assets the way you want. If you die without a will, the State decides h… Read More
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A Simple Guide To Filing For An Adult Guardianship In Michigan

  What is Guardianship? Filing for an adult Guardianship can appear daunting at first.  However, with some simple guideline, the process can be straightforward.  A Guardianship allows a person to make medical and placement decisions for another pe… Read More
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