Tag Archives: Estate Planning

Mildred and her husband George retired together to a beautiful ranch in North Texas. Soon after their retirement, Mildred’s husband passed away. This was a terrible shock for Mildred and her family — an adult daughter and four grandchildren. Mildred was suddenly faced with dozens of important questions and responsibilities, from paying the mortgage (“Where […]

Common Misconceptions About Powers of Attorney Power of Attorney (POA) is a legal document that enables someone to make financial and medical decisions on your behalf. This person, called your agent, is allowed to make decisions if you are unable to because you become ill or incapacitated. Granting power of attorney is a serious decision, […]

What is the Difference Between First-and Third-Party Special Needs Trusts? A Wills and Trusts Attorney Explains If you have a loved one with special needs, you probably know that special needs trusts are used to financially support them without risking their ability to qualify for government benefits. But you may not be familiar with the […]

Wills and Trusts Attorney: What Should I Consider When Preparing a Will Whether it’s simple or complex, a will protects your assets and your family. But many people don’t have a will, so they leave behind unnecessary legal bills and disputes. In a previous blog post, we identified the mistakes to avoid when preparing a […]

What Should Attorneys and Clients Expect Of Each Other? Previously on the blog, we talked about what you should expect from an elder law attorney. Today, the attorneys at Davidson Law Group provide a general overview of what to expect from a lawyer and what the lawyer should expect from the client. After doing research […]

An Estate Planning Attorney Discusses Minor Children If you have minor children, estate planning is particularly critical. Whether you’ve just brought your baby home, you’re going to soccer practice, or you’re teaching a teen to drive, it’s profoundly important you have an estate plan. Knowing your children will be taken care of according to your […]

Davidson Law Group Shares Some Rules For Wealth Protection Whether it be estate planning, elder law, business planning or other circumstances, the attorneys at Davidson Law Group are here to ensure that you and your family stay in control of your assets. In today’s blog, we look at a few rules to think about regarding […]

Estate Planning When You Have a Blended Family Let’s talk about a situation that’s increasingly common in the United States: you get married and have children, but things end up not working out. You get divorced, find someone new, and get married to them. They also happen to have several children. Now you have a […]

Five Benefits of 1031 Exchanges Most people don’t know a whole lot about 1031 exchanges and as such, many people don’t know how beneficial they can be to a real estate portfolio and the extensive tax benefits that can come from them. In today’s blog post, Davidson Law Group will look at five specific benefits […]

What Is The Difference Between An Estate Planning Attorney And An Elder Law Attorney? At some point in one’s life, you will have to begin thinking about estate planning. While it is possible to do this on your own, it is much easier — and much safer — to seek the counsel of an attorney. […]