Using Real Estate Deeds in Estate Planning

“Pocket Deeds” vs “Lady Bird Deeds” in planning for the future. A Pocket Deed is an executed deed that is not recorded until the occurrence of an event.  Usually, in planning an estate, that event is the death of the grantor, the person conveying the real...

Curator vs. Personal Representative

When is a curator necessary?  Wait, what is a curator? If the person appointed to be the personal representative of the estate is challenged due to a prior offense or conduct regarding the estate’s assets, then oftentimes the appointment of a curator is...