Interview your Estate Planning Attorney Before Hiring Her
By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
Who needs an estate planning attorney, anyway? You do. Me? Why? Well, you own property don't you? And a business? Yes. And you have children, don't you? Yes. And you certainly don't want everything you've work so hard for, to end up with the courts or attorneys do you? After all, you've worked hard so your children, grandchildren, and favorite charities can have something nice to inherit, right? That's true. So you need an Estate Planning Attorney then. Not just any attorney. But one that does estate planning exclusively and can help you create a custom plan for you and your family. So how do I find a great attorney to help me? Once you have selected a prospective attorney, here's some interview questions: How long have you been licensed as an attorney? Are you in good standing or...