Who Should Be A Trustee?

Attorney Jeffrey P. Coleman answers a common question about choosing a successor trustee to handle your affairs when you are no longer able to manage your assets.

If I Successfully Bring A Will Contest Case, Does The Estate Pay Attorney’s Fees?

Attorney Jeffrey P. Coleman answers a common question about a will contest case and whether the estate pays for the attorney’s fees. https://www.youtube.com/embed/FAzWDwiTjB4 Video Transcript: If you are successful in setting aside a will, you have, in essence, provided a benefit to that estate and a benefit to the court in establishing what was the […]

Who Should Be A Trustee?

Attorney Jeffrey P. Coleman answers a common question about choosing a successor trustee to handle your affairs when you are no longer able to manage your assets.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5yoDLRfDRpEVideo Transcript: In choosing your successor trustee, that is, the person that takes over after you are no longer able to assist or no longer wish to take care […]

How Long Does It Take To Resolve A Will Contest Case?

Attorney Jeffrey P. Coleman answers a common question about will contest cases and how they can be very time consuming for the estate process.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bvmEOJkH5PYVideo Transcript: Will contest cases can be very, very time-consuming and involved.  It is always preferable that when members in a will contest can get together and try to resolve their differences […]

Homestead Protection in Florida

Attorney Jeffrey P. Coleman answers a common question about homestead and how you can protect your home from creditors.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hIySOSVY9-4Video Transcript: In Florida, your house, that is the home that you’ve lived in, is fairly well protected under Florida law. The way to protect it is to make sure you pay your real estate taxes, that you […]

Is a Living Trust document (like a Will) ever made public?

Attorney Jeffrey P. Coleman answers a common question about the difference between a Living Trust and Last Will and Testament. https://www.youtube.com/embed/JccQ2dzS1m8 Video Transcript: A Living Trust document does have an additional benefit that a Will may not necessarily have.  In order for the Probate of a Will, a Will is usually filed with the court […]

Who Should Be Your Trustee?

Attorney Jeffrey P. Coleman answers a common question about who you should consider when choosing your Trustee.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5yoDLRfDRpE

Will Is Declared Invalid Or Void In A Will Contest Case

Attorney Jeffrey P. Coleman answers a common question about what happens when a Will is declared invalid by the Probate Court.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tKpUWXNKQk Video Transcript: In a will contest, if the will is declared to be invalid or void, the court will then look at a prior executed will. This can even be the case if that […]