Tragic Celebrity Deaths Teach Us About Estate Planning

Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain’s Tragic Suicides Can Teach us about Estate Planning Earlier this month, famous fashion designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain were victims of apparent suicide.  Their tragic deaths were unexpected by fans all over the world, even close family and friends.  The topics of mental illness, depression, and suicide [...]

EX-WIFE DEFEATS MOTHER

EX-WIFE DEFEATS MOTHER AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE My office was referred by a prominent personal injury firm to gain control of a wrongful death auto accident.  My client, the ex-wife of the decedent and mother of the decedent’s only child, had a strained relationship with her ex-husband.  She sought to become the personal representative of the [...]

Ex-Wife Defeats Mother in Wrongful Death Case

My office was referred by a prominent personal injury firm to gain control of a wrongful death auto accident.  My client, the ex-wife of the decedent and mother of the decedent’s only child, had a strained relationship with her ex-husband.  She sought to become the personal representative of the estate on behalf of their minor [...]