Estate Planning

Estate Planning and Divorce

    Are you considering a divorce or have you recently gotten divorced? If you have been wondering what an Estate Plan is and whether you should have one, especially during the challenging time of divorce, the answer is yes. Here are some articles from the estate planning and divorce attorneys at Amaral & Associates…

Estate Planning for the New Year

Can you believe that 2016 is almost behind us?  Have you satisfied your New Year’s resolution to have your Will prepared? Do you have minor children that need a guardianship provision? Have you been divorced recently requiring a new will, health care proxy and power of attorney? If so, please contact me today at (617)539-1010…

Legal Documents You Need Now

People don’t want to think that an accident or illness would prevent them from saying what they want — or don’t want — when it comes to their future medical care. We tell ourselves: I have plenty of time to take care of those things later … if I get sick … when I’m older.…

What You Should Know About Wills

APPOINTING AN EXECUTOR You should appoint an executor in your will. An executor locates heirs, lists property, pays debts, and distributes property to your heirs. A relative or friend can serve as your executor, but you should consider using a professional executor (such as a bank or trust company) if you have a large or…