February 25, 2014 by generationsprobate
“One common issue is stepchildren. Understandably, married couples with families from previous relationships can get entangled in the many legal and emotional issues surrounding inheritances. For example, some parents might want their natural children to get all or most of their assets when they die, while others might want their stepchildren to benefit from these assets as well.
When looking for a trust attorney in Sacramento or wherever you happen to live, make sure they have planned and administered many, many estates for blended families before you allow them the privilege of working with yours. If you do, your attorney will know how to design an estate plan that incorporates proven solutions to the problems blended families face. A seasoned trust attorney can help determine the right kind of trust to set up for each unique situation.”