What Types of Power of Attorney Exist?

Understanding the Types of Powers of Attorney in Georgia A power of attorney is a part of every estate plan, but many different types of powers of attorney exist for… Read More

Building a Legacy: Charitable Contributions as a Part of Your Estate Plan

As an estate planning practice, we meet with a lot of individuals and families that want to focus on building wealth and developing strategies that will protect loved ones in… Read More

How a Second Marriage Affects Your Estate Plan

Estate Planning for a Blended Family When two families join to create a new family, this new arrangement can create complications for estate planning, especially when the new spouses have… Read More

Using a Revocable Living Trust to Transfer Real Estate

If you have been reading our blog, you have heard us talk about revocable living trusts (RLTs) before. If you haven’t, or if you don’t quite remember the ins and… Read More

Dying with Debt: How Creditors Can Impact Your Legacy

  Very often, clients tell us that they wish they hadn’t waited so long to start the estate planning process. It can seem scary or overwhelming, and there are a… Read More

Last Chance at the FAASF Social Security Benefit: If you are turning 66 in 2018 or 2019, this article is for you!

  For many older Americans, Social Security is an essential source of retirement income. If you are nearing retirement age, you may expect to rely on these monthly benefits, based… Read More

Including Grandchildren in Your Estate Plan

Estate Planning Around Grandchildren Many individuals preparing an estate plan do not only consider their children in the plan but grandchildren, as well. In fact, the grandchildren are often more… Read More

4 Considerations when Choosing a Trustee

One of the hardest choices an individual can make when it comes to preparing his or her trust document is deciding who will be designated as trustee. The trustee is… Read More

Are Collectibles A Good Investment?

When thinking about building wealth and saving for the future, many investors are looking for ways to diversify their portfolios. For some, this means bonds, securities, and gold. Others are… Read More

Asset Protection Real Estate Attorney, Miami, Florida

Protection for Creditors and Law Suits The homestead laws of Florida may give a fake sense of security to those who own a property. Your homestead, Florida is protected under… 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.