Estate Planning for Blended Families – Alexandra Smyser
Second marriages and blended families present their own issues when it comes to estate planning. You would like to take care of your spouse and your children, but letting them work it out after you are gone is a recipe for disaster. Once you have been through a divorce, you understand that “happily ever after” isn’t always. Fortunately, estate planning that takes into account your unique family situation can alleviate most of your concerns, allowing you to freely pursue your second chance at happily ever after.
This presentation will cover the unique challenges of planning for blended families from both the legal and practical perspective. Estate planning attorney Alexandra Smyser will discuss your options for estate planning, help you avoid some of the pit-falls that come with planning for blended families and provide some organizational tools to help with an easier trust administration.
Ali Smyser is an Associate Attorney who handles all areas of Estate Planning including trusts, wills, probates, general and limited conservatorships, and special needs trusts. Her areas of expertise include same-sex couples and planning the elderly and those with special needs. Ms. Smyser is a sought after speaker in the local community to educate groups of the importance of proper estate planning.
Muzeo’s Bring Your Lunch and Learn will skip December and resume in January of 2017.