How To Fund A Trust When Estate Planning In Georgia

Utilizing a trust for an estate plan has its benefits, many of them financial and legal. However, without property in the trust, the document is simply just a document and… Read More

Getting Started With Our New EPIC Protection Planning Session

If you would like to work with us after getting to know the firm through our email newsletter or one of our free workshops, the next step is scheduling your… Read More

Estate Planning For Teens: What Parents Can Learn From The Sutton Family Tragedy

On December 13th, eighteen-year-old Alec Sutton was taken to Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa, Arizona after suffering a brain injury in a tragic car accident. Friends and family were praying for a… Read More

Understanding The Probate Process In Georgia

Probate is often referred to in a negative manner as many people want to avoid probate as much as possible. However, a general lack of understanding for what probate entails… Read More

How to Correctly Name Beneficiaries on Your IRA Account

As you begin thinking about estate planning, it is important to consider how you will choose to distribute assets that aren’t often thought of as part of your estate. Your… Read More

What Every Georgia Parent Needs To Know About Estate Planning

If you are a new parent or expecting your first child, estate planning may be the furthest thing from your mind. However, becoming a parent is when estate planning becomes… Read More

What Does An Atlanta Estate Plan Trustee Do?

One of the most important decisions a person writing his or her trust needs to make is choosing who will be the trustee. However, not everyone knows what a trustee… Read More

Atlanta Homeowner’s Guide To Estate Planning

If you are like most people, your home is the highest-value asset in your estate. As a large part of your estate, you will want to make sure that your… Read More

Estate Planning: The Greatest Gift You Can Give Your Family This Year

The holiday season is a time for family, for thinking about what is most important in your life, and for showing those you love how much they mean to you.… Read More

4 Common Estate Planning Errors Often Made In Georgia

Having an estate plan is not enough. For an estate plan to actually work, it needs to be done properly and thoughtfully. However, many people make common estate planning errors… 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.