Probate lawyer Michael Colton is now accepting new clients to work with. Schedule your free consultation today. Many people call and ask ” what documents do I need to bring to my first Probate law meeting?” In order to be properly prepared for your free consultation with a Michigan Probate lawyer, you will need the following copies:
Did you know that trusts are not just for the wealthy?
A trust is a legal document that manages your assets and property in Michigan. This document also ensures that your assets are properly distributed according to your wishes. Successfully setting up a trust will lower your chances of your final wishes not being carried out.
Probate vocabulary that you should know:
Trust: An arrangement that allows a trustee to hold assets on behalf of a beneficiary.
Grantor, Trustor, Settlor: The person who original owned the assets.
Trustee: The person or institution appointed to manage the assets of the Grantor for the benefit of a beneficiary.