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Planning for Passing: There is End-of-Life Support Available

Death is never an easy subject. However, it is an important topic that touches each and every person. So why is it so hard to talk about? For many of… Read More

A Clear and Compassionate Plan Can Help Avoid Hurt

On March 4, 2019, America lost one of its favorite heartthrobs. Luke Perry (Coy Luther Perry, III) passed away after a tragic and unexpected illness. At the age of 52,… Read More

How to Exclude Heirs from Inheriting

In movies, it seems like parents are disinheriting their children left and right for reasons ranging from a nasty argument to marrying someone the parent doesn’t like to remarrying a… Read More

How to Leave Assets to a Loved One who Struggles with Addiction

In the United States, 21.5 million adults (aged 12 or older) battle with some kind of substance abuse disorder. The opioid epidemic is on the rise, and addiction affects many… Read More

Brian M. Douglas, Esq. Explains Revocable Living Trusts

We’ve heard the buzz. We know what people are saying, and I am here to dispel the myths. A will is not the only way to transfer assets to your… Read More

What Does it Mean to Administer a Trust in Georgia?

At Brian M. Douglas & Associates, we work with individuals and families who want to avoid the costly Georgia probate process. Often, that means creating a revocable living trust and… Read More

How Often Do You Need to Revisit Your Estate Plan?

We’ve mentioned this statistic before, but it bears repeating: 6 out of 10 adult Americans do not have any estate plan documents in place. Of course, we know that doesn’t… Read More

Resolve to Succeed: The #1 New Year’s Resolution Your Business Should Make

In January, we set goals for ourselves in the hopes that this year will be a little bit better than the last. Our resolutions can be small and concrete, like… Read More

Can You Tell Whether You are Dealing with a Real Expert?

On the internet, anyone can claim to be an expert. Even in the legal profession, websites and blogs can be misleading. How can you tell whether an attorney truly specializes… Read More

New Federal Law Requires Hospitals to Publish Prices

On January 1, 2019, a new federal law came into effect, requiring hospitals to publish their pricing for the public to see. This regulation, created in response to notorious problems… Read More

Atlanta, GA Estate Planning Attorney, Brian M. Douglas, assists clients in all areas of life & wealth planning. Services provided include estate planning, trusts and estates, planning wills and trusts, power of attorney, probate and trust administration, small business law, corporate law, real estate transactions and law, long-term care and Medicaid, veterans benefits, charitable planning, special needs and disability planning, estate tax planning, business succession planning, Medicaid crisis planning, and asset protection. Brian M. Douglas serves all of Atlanta, Georgia, along with Cobb County, Cherokee County, Fulton County, Forsyth County, Dekalb County, Gwinnett County, and Douglas County.