Mortgaged Real Estate and Trusts

It is common for a person (hereinafter the “trustor”) to create a living trust to avoid the expense and time of probate. The creation of the trust is not the sole step in avoiding the probate process – the trust must be “funded”. “Funding” a trust is the process of the trustor conveying the title of […]
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Medical Directives

Nearly 75% of survey respondents reported they did not have an advance medical directive in a 2014 study conducted by the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.  An advance medical directive may be a general power of attorney for healthcare matters, a directive to physicians, a living will, or any combination of those – in essence […]
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