If you need a will, a trust, a power of attorney, a health care proxy, a living will, or want to do estate planning, I can help. Or if a family member has passed away, as a New York probate attorney, I can help administer the estate, with sensitivity to the fact that at this difficult time you will want to simplify and minimize your dealings with legal issues.
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New York's health care proxy law allows you to appoint someone whom you trust to make health care decisions for you in the event that you later lose the ability to make those kinds of decisions for yourself.
It is your decision just how much power to give that person. The document itself is short and easy-to-understand and should take no longer than just a few minutes to review and complete.
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WHAT IF YOU DON'T HAVE A WILL?
Did you know…
- Revoking a will requires no
formal ceremony. It can be as
simple as tearing up the will. If a
will is not found among the
decedent’s personal effects, it is
usually presumed he or she either
revoked a will or never had one.
- One should never remove staples
from a will to photocopy it. The
probate process may be made
- Abraham Lincoln, Pablo Picasso,
and Michael Jackson each died
without a will?
Tip: Most people who pass away without a will fully intended to make a will someday. Those who are waiting for the perfect day are usually the same persons who pass away without a will. Making a will is a winner all the way around: It's quick, inexpensive, important, and protects the interests of your loved ones. Just pick a day and get it done. Call today. You can sign your will next week.
If you don't have a will, a State formula governs distribution of your assets. That formula may
not reflect your preferences. You
should have a will regardless of
your age or health. Making a will
is easy, inexpensive, and it
offers peace of mind that your
loved ones will not get stuck in
long, expensive, and divisive
battles with one another. And
having a will can also sharply
reduce the expenses of
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WHAT IS A HEALTH CARE PROXY?
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A living will is a written statement that recites your wishes about medical treatment should you become
incapable of expressing those wishes. It may include instructions about terminating life support.
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