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Galanti & Copenhaver, Inc. Legal Blog

Signs You Need a Revocable Trust

Revocable trusts can be a useful tool in estate planning. Trusts can be beneficial for many people, not just for those with estates on the larger side. Revocable trusts can simplify the distribution of estate assets and can also help to protect your privacy. What is a...

What Does the Probate Process Involve?

Many estates in California must pass through the probate process before the estate assets and property are transferred to the heirs or beneficiaries of the deceased person. The probate process can be a lengthy one, often lasting for a year or more. It can also become...

What is Probate?

The term probate is one that comes up often in the course of estate planning. Probate refers to the court proceedings and process in which a person’s estate is settled. In many cases, when a person dies, their estate must pass through probate in order for their assets...

Estate Planning Statistics

Estate planning is used as a way to ensure that your assets are distributed according to your wishes when you pass away. It is also a useful tool for planning ahead to manage your assets and healthcare wishes during your lifetime. An estate planning attorney can help...