US Divorce Rates Soar During COVID-19 Crisis

According to a survey on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on relationships, 31% of couples say the quarantine has been damaging. With so many couples struggling, lawyers across the US are predicting record numbers of divorce filings once quarantine restrictions are lifted, as seen in China. Many couples are spending 24/7 together and confronting major COVID-19 related stressors…

By emma 8th March 2021 0

What is a Last Will?

What is a Last Will?

A Last Will and Testament (“Last Will” or simply a “Will“) is a document created by an individual, (“Testator” or “Grantor”), which is used to outline how their real and personal property be distributed after their death. After signing, a last will should be distributed to all the beneficiaries and to the testator’s attorney. There…

By emma 8th February 2021 0

What is a Durable Power of Attorney (DPOA)? A durable power of attorney (DPOA) allows someone you choose (an “Agent”) to make legal, financial, or healthcare decisions on your behalf, even if you become incapacitated. DPOAs are critical documents for estate planning. They ensure that someone you trust will continue to care for your finances and healthcare…

By emma 11th January 2021 0