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I have a revocable trust and my house is in the trust. I now

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I have a revocable trust and my house is in the trust. I now want to add other assets to the trust. However, I am interested in going to another lawyer. Will this be ok? In other words, can I now go to a different lawyer to have him advise me on how to add assets to the revocable trust I now have or would it be better for me to stay with the original lawyer. I do not dislike the lawyer but the other lawyer has been recommended to me.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Good morning. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you.

Absolutely, you can use another lawyer. There is no requirement or reason to use the original lawyer simply because he/she set up your trust. To transfer additional assets to your trust, you simply need to have the necessary transfer documents prepared. Any lawyer can do this for you. :)

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