Asked in Estate Planning for California

Q: After a person has a durable power of attorney in place, is it a problem for them to create a new will and trust?

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Mr. Robin Mashal

Answered
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: Disclaimer: The materials provided below are informational and should not be relied upon as legal advice.

After you have an estate plan in place, you are able to revise your estate plan when necessary.

Zaher Fallahi

Answered
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: There is nothing wrong with creating a trust, will, new power of attorney, or any other legal documents after having a general durable power of attorney in place for some time. Good luck. Zaher Fallahi, Estate Planning Attorney, CPA (California).

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