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2021-08-01

CAREGIVERS

Who comes to mind when you think of a caregiver? Perhaps you imagine a nurse or doctor, treating an elderly patient at an assisted living facility, […]
2021-07-14

FAMILY

One  issue that arises is that of a “spendthrift” child or grandchild. This family member may have an addiction problem or may simply be poor at […]
2020-11-16
Testament at Notary public office, The Woodlands, TX

POWER OF ATTORNEY

A power of attorney permits you to grant powers that normally only you could exercise to another individual. The individual to whom you give these powers […]
2020-08-06
adult child psychiatric break needing medical power of attorney and parallel hipaa release

ADULT CHILD – TO ALL PARENTS

TO ALL PARENTS – FOR THE THIRD TIME IN JUST OVER 2 YEARS I HAVE FACED THE FOLLOWING SCENARIO: AN ADULT CHILD (AGE 18 OR OVER) […]
2019-12-05
This family protected their future and assets by employing Craig Daniell, and enjoying their retirement on the beach.

The Reality Is That You Will Grieve Forever.

The reality is that you will grieve forever. You will not get over the loss of a loved one. You will learn to live with it. […]
2019-10-16
estate lawyer clients in the woodlands

Transfer on Death Deed – An Easy Way to Avoid Probate

A Transfer on Death Deed (TODD) can effectively remove your real property (homestead, primary residence, rental property, beach house) from your Probatable Estate and prevent the […]
2018-10-24
probatable vs non-probatable chart

What Can Happen When I Forget My Non-Probatable Assets? Catastrophe!

Not long ago, Mrs. Sutherland came to my office. She was married to Mr. Sutherland before he died unexpectedly.  They had two small children together.  It […]
2018-10-24

Those We Leave Behind

My father died a little over 2 years ago. He and I were close. Fortunately, I’m at that stage now, when I think of him, that […]
2018-09-12

REGULAR EXERCISE AND OUR MUTUAL WELL BEING

(Image: to explain sarcopenia, scientists often use metaphors… As we age, what happens in our bodies is much like the transition – in the beef industry […]
2018-05-02

Three documents your 18 year-old needs to sign before going off to college!

Before you send your child off to college, there are three legal documents that you need to make sure they sign. They are: 1. a Medical […]
2018-05-01
This family has estate management to protect their family and loved ones.

The Need for a Family Care Plan

By the National Care Planning Council  Retrieved here on April 11, 2018 Very few families are prepared for the challenge of long term care for a loved one. […]
2018-05-01

Choosing Retirement Account Beneficiaries Requires Some Thought

By Elder Law Associates Newsletter Retrieved here on April 17, 2018 While the execution of wills requires formalities like witnesses and a notary, the reality is […]