Estate Planning

Selecting a health care power of attorney

Arizona law provides for health care directives or living wills that allow a trusted agent to make critical and difficult health care decisions, such as end of life care, for you if you are unable to. Agents designated in a health care power of attorney can also make...

Should you revisit your estate plan?

You may have executed a comprehensive estate plan including a will, possibly a trust, a living will and powers of attorney for finances and health care. What you do not want to do following that is to leave that estate plan in a desk drawer gathering dust until you...

How to build an incapacity plan

Incapacity is an important thing to plan for and several estate planning tools can help estate planners address those concerns in their estate plan. Estate planners should be familiar with their options for building their incapacity plan to protect themselves and...

When to update an estate plan

An estate plan is important to set up but after the estate planner sets one up, they should also regularly review it to ensure it is up-to-date. There are also important life events that should trigger the review of an estate plan that estate planners should be...