Monthly Archives: April 2017

ASK TOM: Do I Really Need a Lawyer For Estate Planning?

In a culture of Do-It-Yourself, does it make sense to retain an attorney to complete your estate planning? We are all aware of the availability of legal documents on the Internet and the ease with which you can purchase a legal package to complete your own Will and some related documents. I read an article in a reputable business magazine a few years ago in which the writer evaluated five different Will packages she obtained from the Internet or the local office supply. All of the Will packages were recommended as legal in her state. After completing the five Will...Read More