Portland, OR asked in Estate Planning for California

Q: I need a lawyer to work with my sister who is deaf but reads lips. One who treats her with respect.

She wants to make sure her son and daughter inherit jointly the rights to her home, which is being somewhat blocked by her daughter. She is in Huntington Park, CA.

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James Geoffrey Beirne
James Geoffrey Beirne
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Encino, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: Every client deserves respect. Your sister can have a Revocable Living Trust that specifically divides the home evenly between her son and daughter. How is the daughter blocking your sister's wishes?

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