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Our firm believes that estate planning is not just about material possessions such as money and property, but more importantly, estate planning is about protecting your family and loved ones and ensuring your legacy.
Lorie Burch is a highly sought speaker and her engagements have included speaking at ABWA Chapters, parents groups, banks, elderly/caregivers groups, civic organizations, LGBT groups, and more. See past speaking engagements.
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So many people are under the false assumption that drafting a Will through an online form or Will kit is “better than nothing.” I disagree. An online Will is actually WORSE than nothing! You’ve been there. You and your spouse are frantically rushing around trying to get ready for a big trip that you’re finally … Continue reading Think an Online Will is “Better than Nothing”? Think Again!
Pretty depressing thought, right? I get it, I do. All I can tell you is that it is far less depressing than having your family sitting across from me sharing how you always planned to get a Will and powers of attorney put into place, but just hadn’t gotten around to it. The problem is, … Continue reading If You Died Today, Would Your Family Be Prepared?
When clients walk out of my office after they’ve signed their Wills and powers of attorney, I often imagine they go home and put their folder in a cabinet or safe and then don’t think about it again. There are a few things; however, I recommend to my clients that they should do once they’ve … Continue reading What Should I Do After I Sign My Will?
I am often asked when is it a good time to get a Will. There are many life events that may trigger the need for this planning, such as marriage, divorce, births, retirement. One of the biggest reasons to get a Will or to update your Will is when purchasing a home or real property. … Continue reading Why You Need a Will When Purchasing a Home
1. Increased holiday travel, unfortunately, increases the need for power of attorney and other emergency planning. 2. Many have more time during the holidays to finally schedule a meeting and get their affairs in order. 3. The holidays are an excellent opportunity to talk to your family about these decisions. 4. It’s a lot simpler and quicker … Continue reading 7 Reasons YOU Should Get Your Will Before the End of the Year!
“My wife and I cannot help but applaud you and your group for the level of professionalism, dedication to our needs, desires to put fears to rest, and delivery of a product that was truly a burden resolved. You all worked like family and made us feel like family. Words are sometimes meaningless but positive action resonates truth as well as desire and you all gave us the greatest of positive action that anyone could ask for. We know we have a sturdy foundation to help us in our needs for the future due to the help received in the past.”
“Lorie assisted me through the entire probate process. I was very impressed with her level of professionalism and integrity. I would highly recommend Lorie.”
“Lorie Burch took one of the scariest things I had to do and turned it into a pleasant experience. I would have continued to put off creating a will if I hadn’t met Lorie and saw how easy the process could be.”
“Lorie has the ability to turn what may be thought of as a dismal task into an effortless and methodical exercise in responsibility. No one in our community should be caught without taking advantage of her services.”
“Lorie made the process understandable easy and even exciting. Her knowledge and insight on how to protect ourselves as a same sex couple was thorough and comprehensive. We could never of done this on our own. She has More…
“Lorie helped me successfully navigate the probate process after my aunt passed away. During such a sad and stressful time, she handled my case with sensitivity and compassion. I felt extremely comfortable More…
“Before I met with Lorie I had no idea of how complex the laws are regarding wills and probates. However, Lorie made something complex simple because she breaks things down into easy to understand More…
“We had procrastinated, as many people do, and were long overdue to update the documents we knew we needed in order to protect our family. We were referred to Lorie by friends, and scheduled our first More…
“I truly do not know how parents can sleep at night knowing they do not have a Will in place. I know I cannot control the fact that something unexpected might happen to my husband or myself. But I do More…
“When you first meet Lorie, you immediately feel the passion that motivates her to help prepare families for the most emotional time of their lives. When I first got divorced, she was able to explain More…