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Solo and small firm practice blog with a focus on estate planning practice.

Recommended Reading for Estate Planners (and their Clients)

Many estate planning and elder law blogs have recommended this book and for good reason.   I think it stands a good chance of changing the way estate planners think about their clients  (not to mention how doctors think about their patients) and … Continue reading

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Breathe New Life into Old Advance Health Care Directive Forms

Breathe New Life into Old Advance Health Care Directive Forms   Advance Health Care Directives – Statutory Authority (in Maine) Title 18-A, Article 5 (Protection of Persons Under Disability and Their Property) Part 8: Uniform Health-Care Decisions Act (“Act”), which took … Continue reading

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Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part VI

This week’s topic is “Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part VI”. In Part I of this series I discussed some introductory thoughts about going solo, practicing with precision and practicing efficiently.  In Part II of … Continue reading

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Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part V

Going Solo Part V This week’s topic is “Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part V”. In Part I of this series I discussed some introductory thoughts about going solo, practicing with precision and practicing efficiently.  … Continue reading

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Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part IV

Going Solo Part IV This week’s topic is “Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part IV”.  These materials are based, in part, on materials I prepared for a 2012 seminar hosted by the Maine State Bar Association … Continue reading

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Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part III

Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part III This week’s topic is “Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part III”.  These materials are based, in part, on materials I prepared for a 2012 … Continue reading

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Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part II

This week’s topic is “Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part II”.  These materials are based, in part, on materials I prepared for a 2012 seminar hosted by the Maine State Bar Association entitled “Essentials For … Continue reading

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Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part I

Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part I This week’s topic is “Going Solo and Running a Small Estate Planning Practice – Part I”.  These materials are based, in part, on materials I prepared for a … Continue reading

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This blog will focus on estate planning, elder law, probate and tax matters from a practice perspective.  It is intended for a professional audience but anyone is welcome to read it.

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