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Letters Testamentary

What are Letters Testamentary?

When someone who wrote a will dies, the person named as the Executor of the Estate in the Will must file with the court to obtain Letters Testamentary before they can legally act in their official capacity…

Happy Labor Day!

From all of us at Drizin Law, we wish you a happy and safe memorial day.  
Estate Planning Mistakes to avoid

Common Estate Planning Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Taking care of your estate plan feels morbid to some people. As a result, many people die without taking the steps they would have taken to ensure their wishes would be followed. Every state has a will…
Importance of pour over will

Never Work Without a Net: The Importance of a Pour Over Will

The revocable living trust is a method of planning for the distribution of your estate upon your passing. The Trust enables your assets to be distributed to your beneficiaries without being subject to…

Best of Las Vegas: Drizin Law Nominated in Four Categories

Drizin Law is pleased to announce that we are currently nominated for a Best of Las Vegas award in four categories! Best Elder Law Best Estate Law Best Divorce Law Best Law Firm. We would appreciate…
passing of Aretha Franklin

The passing of Aretha Franklin (the “Queen of Soul”)

The passing of Aretha Franklin (the “Queen of Soul”) serves as another unfortunate example of the damaging effects of not creating a clear and detailed will. A will is a legal document by which an individual states their wishes as to how their property is to be distributed at death.
Transferring a Vehicle's Title

Overview of Transferring a Vehicle's Title to the Beneficiary after the Probate Process

Transferring a vehicle’s title in Nevada after probate is completed is a relatively simple process if you have all the important documents before you start. The first step is gathering the required information…
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Size Matters (Sometimes)

One of the most common questions we receive is whether someone has a large enough estate to warrant purchasing a revocable living trust. A will is a written document that becomes effective upon your death.…
wills

More Problems with DIY Wills

Do it yourself (“DIY”) Wills are inexpensive and convenient and there are lots of options on the internet for these services. Sounds great but they are also ripe with pitfalls.
storage estate planning documents

The Importance of Safe Storage of EP Documents

You have finally taken the time to consider how you desire your estate to be handled and even met with an attorney to start the process. The completed documents are subsequently reviewed by you and a…
Lee Drizin Safeguards for Durable

Safeguards For Your Durable Power of Attorney for Financial Decisions.

A durable power of attorney (the “DPOA”) provides for another person to manage your finances (the Agent”) when you are no longer able to do so and is an important part of every estate plan. However,…
Drizin law trust litigation

What You Should Know About the Trust Litigation Process in Las Vegas, Nevada

When you create a trust, it’s your desire that the assets inside the trust are distributed according to your wishes to your named beneficiaries. Unfortunately, many situations can arise over time that…
Moving to Henderson Nevada Estate Planning

Living in Henderson? What you need to know about estate planning.

Have you recently moved to Henderson?  Here’s what you need to know about Estate Planning in Nevada Henderson is a great place to live. Although it is just a few miles from the Las Vegas Strip, you…
Estate planning in Pahrump - Drizin law

Estate Planning in Pahrump, NV – Probate Process, Wills and Trusts

The quiet life and low taxes in Pahrump make it a desirable destination retirement community. If you live in Pahrump, chances are that you relocated to the community so you could enjoy the warm weather…
Henderson estate planning - Drizinlaw.com

Probate Lawyer in Henderson, NV – Probate Process and Estate Laws, Wills and Trusts

Have you recently moved to Henderson? Here’s what you need to know about Estate Planning in Nevada Henderson is a great place to live. Although it is just a few miles from the Las Vegas Strip, you…
Dr. Martin Luther King

Celebrating Martin Luther King Day!

On Monday, January 21, 2019, we celebrate the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday honoring the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and healing to our country. Just a reminder the Las Vegas parade…
Lee Drizin Understanding Nevada Probate Process and Estate Laws

Probate Lawyer in Summerlin, NV - Probate Process and Estate Laws, Wills and Trusts

Howard Hughes purchased the land that became Summerlin, a master-planned community, more than 65 years ago. Summerlin is now a destination community because of the active lifestyle it provides. Whether…
Lee Drizin Potential Conflicts with Powers of Attorney

Potential Conflicts with Powers of Attorney

Understanding Durable Powers of Attorney A durable power of attorney for financial decisions (“DPOAFD”) is an instrument in which you authorize a third party (known as an “Attorney in fact”) to…