By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. September 20, 2018 Riverton Man Leaves Millions to Local Charities in His Handwritten Will What do you want your legacy to be after you pass away? If you have not thought about the answer to this question, let the story of Tom Woodyard...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. September 13, 2018 Four Factors to Consider When Selecting an Executor for Your Estate When you write a last will and testament, one of the most important choices you will make is selecting an executor for your estate. Your executor (also known as a...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. September 6, 2018 3 Steps to Take After a Dementia Diagnosis Rather than referring to a single disease, the term “dementia” can be applied to a variety of symptoms involving a debilitating decline in cognitive thinking skills. As we age, even the healthiest of...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. August 30, 2018 Can Rapper XXXTentation's Unborn Child Be a Beneficiary of His Will? In Deerfield Beach on June 18, XXXTentacion (born Janesh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy), a controversial Florida rapper, was shot and killed in a robbery attempt by four local men. The tragedy...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. August 23, 2018 Who Will Help Bourdain's 11-Year-Old Daughter Manage His $1.2 Million Estate? 61-year-old Anthony Bourdain wasn’t just a charismatic celebrity traveler, chef, and author. He was also a father. The beloved travel-show host died earlier this summer, after apparently committing suicide...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. August 16, 2018 An Estate Plan Prepares for More Than Just Your Death When it comes to legal terms, “estate planning” may be among the most misunderstood. The term is shrouded in mystery, myths, and misconceptions. Too often, Americans assume estate planning is...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. August 9, 2018 Estate Plan Changes You Need to Make After Your New Baby Is Born As any parent will assure you, your life transforms when a new baby arrives. Your priorities change. Your schedule changes. Your shopping list expands to include diapers, mushy...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. July 17, 2018 6 Things the Royal Newlyweds Should Update in Their Estate Plans Well, it finally happened! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle got married, and the ceremony has been getting rave reviews. Over the past several months, anyone who’s watched the news, perused...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. July 19, 2018 When a Loved One Passes Away: How to Handle Their Google and Facebook Email. Google. Facebook. More and more of our lives are happening online. Digital assets can include general information, photos and other media, personal posts, financial accounts, books...

By: Barry E. Haimo, Esq. July 12, 2018 Billy Graham and How Estate Planning Allows You to Say a Final Goodbye People engage in estate planning for numerous reasons. They want to protect their life’s work. They want to make sure their loved ones are well taken care...