Who can be a trustee in California?

Who can be a trustee is one of the most common questions a trust lawyer hears. The answer to that question depends on a number of factors. First, you have to look at the trust document to see who is named in…

Do you need help as a conservator or guardian in Los Angeles?

The most important function that a conservator or guardian has, is to protect the person and assets of the individual for whose benefit the guardian or conservator has been appointed. For the same reason, a conservator’s attorney is there to advise the…

Inheriting Separate Property Where there is No Will in California

Where there is no will under California Inheritance Law, there are default rules for who will inherit the estate. Here is a list of what you have to look at: You must ask if the Property is Community Property or Separate Property.…

Conservatorship Attorney Los Angeles

CONSERVATORSHIPS ATTORNEY LOS ANGELES An attorney at law obtains a Los Angeles California Conservatorship court order when you need to manage a person’s life, assets and finances and get conservatorship letters from the court.  Conservatorships are Los Angeles court ‘s version of…

How to evaluate the performance of your Los Angeles Executor?

Clients often ask probate attorneys how to evaluate the performance of their executor in a Los Angeles Probate case. Depending on the sophistication of your executor, the Los Angeles Probate court may use different standards for evaluating the performance of an executor…

The connection between a conservatorship and a divorce

Many times when a person starts to lose capacity and needs a conservatorship, there is such a drastic change in behavior that may cause a well-spouse to think about the possibility of a divorce. This is common, even in long marriages. California…