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  • Reputation, relationships among reasons to hire a local lawyer We love Murfreesboro. We can tell you the best trails to hike, the best rivers to fish, where to get a good haircut, fun things to do with the kids on a Saturday afternoon and what......

  • Don’t have a will? Then we have some good news and some bad news. The good news is you’re not alone. A 2017 survey showed that most Americans – 6 in 10 – do not have a will or living trust. In addition, 81 %......

  • By the year 2030, all Baby Boomers will be older than 65, meaning that 1 in 5 Americans will be retirement age. This means the number of people with aging parents who need a better understanding of probate law could also increase. When an asset......

  • If your New Year’s resolution is to get your financial affairs in order, you’re not alone. According to Fidelity’s 2018 study, more Americans are considering a financial resolution. Thirty-two percent of respondents said they are considering a financial resolution — which is up from 27......

  • Holidays are ideal time to discuss estate planning The holidays can be an awkward time for many families but it’s also the best time to talk about estate planning because it might be the only time everyone gets together during the year.This makes it the......

  • Four steps to help choose an estate planning lawyer Not everyone will need an estate attorney but when do need a lawyer, you’ll want a good one. Even if you have a simple estate, it’s best to have an attorney help you decide how to......