1)WIFE MAY NEED REPRESENTATION TO PROTECT HER PERSON AND
1)WIFE MAY NEED REPRESENTATION TO PROTECT HER PERSON AND FINANCES. HOW TO FIND HELP...?2) PROBATE IN SUPERIOR COURT OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY HAS BEEN FILED BY OLDEST DAUGHTER CONCERNED WITH THE HEALTH AND CARE OF HUSBAND (HER FATHER).3) WIFE HAS VERY LITTLE HEALTH PROBLEMS AND MAY NEED HELP WITH PAYING BILLS,TAKING MEDICATIONS ON TIME, LAUNDRY, MEALS,AND GI TRACT AND DIGESTION PROBLEMS. HUSBAND HAS MEMORY AND COMMUNICATION PROBLEMS AND MOBILITY-BALANCE PROBLEMS, AND SOME INCONTINENCE. ALL PROBLEMS HAVE BEEN ADDRESSED BY FAMILY MEMBERS.4) THE HUSBANDS CHILDREN DESIRE TO MOVE HIM TO A MEMORY FACILITY. THEY WOULD LIKE TO HAVE THE WIFE MOVE WITH HIM. THAT WOULD COMINGLE THE CARE AND MONEY.5) COSTS OF THE FACILITY WOULD DEPLETE ALL OF THE MONEY IN ABOUT 6 YEARS. HOW TO EXTEND THIS TIME...?6) PROBATE COURT HAS HIM LOCKED INTO 24/7 CARE FROM PERSONS WITH BONDING, LICENCING , AND INSURANCE TO COVER LIABILITY. IS THERE ANOTHER WAY TO KEEP COSTS DOWN?7) THEIR HOME IS IN LA MESA CALIFORNIA AND IS PAID FOR. AND THEY WOULD LIKE TO STAY THERE IF ALL ITEMS CAN BE COVERED CONSIDERING COSTS.JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: PROBATE ABOVE IS IN SUPERIOR COURT OF SAN DIEGO CALIFORNIAJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: ITEM 2 ABOVEJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: NOT SURE . TRY TO CONNECT. THANK YOU
I have an asset protection/ estate question. Here are the
I have an asset protection/ estate question. Here are the facts; Im male age 58 ,single ,two grown children, one grandchild. I recently paid my home loan off . house is worth 170K . I have a live in girlfriend age 54. She does not contribute to the household expenses. Is there any way I can provide for her to continue to live in the home in the event of my death while still leaving the house to my children as part of my estate. Also being that the house is paid for , should I take any precautions to protect it in the case I would have a lawsuit ( none pending) or major medical expense in the distant future.JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: missouriJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I don't understand what that meansJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Well I have a small 401 about 150K my children are named as bennificary ..and 100K 15 yr term insurance, my girlfriend as bennificary
I am purchasing a new condo and in escrow. I would like to
I am purchasing a new condo and in escrow. I would like to put title into trust.. I have the paperwork in front of me and asks how you would like title to read.JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: So I can't use a DAPTJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Asset Protection Trust is really what I want as I own 2 businesses and 2 vehicles
How do I determine weather or not a Trust is statutory or
how do I determine weather or not a Trust is statutory or non-statutory?JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: This service is very kool! WAJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: many over the years, but none on this trust...JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: not on this direct question.... Thanks
I had a business chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2012. The
I had a business chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2012. The bankruptcy attorney filed a suit for default judgment claiming fraudulent transfer. I do not have the money to defend even though his findings are false. If this ends up a default judgment is it considered a civil suit. Also if I file a personal chapter 7 bankruptcy, will I be protected from this judgment.
In the attorney client relationship as the client reaches
in the attorney client relationship as the client reaches the golden years does the fiduciary duty of an attorney include advising the client to prepare a will and family trust to protect their assets against potential future probate. If the attorney omits the mention of legal advisement protecting the client against future probate a disservice? Is this a breach of professionalism and the community standards for a legal professional especially when the lack of this knowledge led to poor decisions on behalf of the client?
I have assets I need to protect immediately this week and
I have assets I need to protect immediately this week and need help from a professional in asset protection meaning someone with training in finance, tax/international law and/or accounting. Some background first about me.My former business partner was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder. The book our therapist had us read on this disorder was titled "I Hate You Don't Leave Me". That sort of says it all. While she was brilliant, gorgeous and creative, she was also deeply troubled emotionally... bi-polar too. When I grew weary of "her way or the highway" I chose highway. She threatened to destroy our business and did. She did a brilliant forgery of my signature and sold one of our properties that would have been valued today at over 200k. The sale price for that 200k asset? 5,000 thousand dollars. She did not think twice about destroying her own net worth so that I would have nothing. She is that troubled. Fearing losing everything, I decided to walk away from our business with no assets and no debt. She moved on with the assets and debt, officially closed our old business and transferred everything to her new business. Her lies and manipulation cost me more then a year of my life and more in attorney fees then I had paid in my lifetime.For about a year after we parted ways I learned that she somehow was able to ascertain to the penny, my funds in the bank and other private information as well. As I mentioned earlier she's brilliant, also tech savvy and a hacker. I have put all the protections into place that I have been advised to do by my tech savvy friends. I hope that put an end to her prying into my affairs but I'll probably never know. She at one time had friends that worked for the state that gave her classified information, and according to my attorney, did so in violation of privacy regulations. She's a gifted manipulator and makes friends easily so she can talk people into almost anything.FAST FORWARD TO TODAY.I want to protect my assets and have a sizable check in hand, less then 100k. I need to have access to the funds immediately as I have business accounts to pay on Thursday of this week. I want to put the funds somewhere where it can make money, if possible, but also want to have it on hand as a liquid asset when needed. MOST importantly I don't want her, or her friends that work for the state, or anyone to know I have these funds. I don't want to have to spend these funds defending myself against more lies and manipulation. Now I know how much WINNING in court really costs.I talked to a friend of mine who is a VP at a local bank and we talked about TRUSTS but he suggested I speak with a tax lawyer or the like.Last thing. I don't want to deposit the sum of the funds into a checking account for fear that would be too easy for her to discover as she did once before. Is there a way to have access to at least 5k by Thursday?When contacted I can fill in more details as I'm sure recipients of my monologue will have questions. THANK YOU!POSTSCRIPT: To the Dr. Of Urology that requested to respond, please opt out as I am seeking someone with more tax law and financial expertise.
I do not live in Florida, but have (home) property in
I do not live in Florida, but have (home) property in Florida (not homestead) that has no debt. What can I do to make my properties undesirable for creditors, as I am in business across many states. I personally own these properties.
Loren: An older successful professional man, worth $3 million
Loren: An older successful professional man, worth $3 million for example, decides to buy 100 acres of land for $300,000 as an investment. In 15 years he plans to cut the timber. In the meantime, it creates no income, but has expenses, like taxes and control of undergrowth. However, it subjects him to the risk of someone on the property getting injured. Perhaps it has trails where a young person with a four-wheeler could have a joy ride, hit a rock or piece of old farm equipment and be seriously injured. He could be a trespasser or a friend. It subjects the man to the risk of a worker getting injured in perhaps a chain saw accident. Someone might fall into an old well the owner knew nothing about. There are lots of possibilities of injury.If the man sets the acreage up as an LLC, thus with limited liability, will he have to also purchase liability insurance for the LLC? That is the question: If he does NOT purchase liability insurance, will the veil of protection be pierced…will his other assets of $2.7 million, be at risk, just because he did not purchase liability insurance to cover this acreage? Will his loss really be limited to the $300,000 acreage value.