Divorce

What Happens When a Spouse Dies During the Divorce Process?

hether 2To wrap up our series on the impact of divorce on estate planning and probate litigation and to dovetail on Tiffany Bentley’s post discussing a former spouse’s death after divorce, this blog changes the timeline:  death during a divorce.  Divorce …

Estate Planning After Divorce

patricia 2The termination of a marriage by divorce can be devastating.  While some may breathe a sigh of relief once the divorce decree is issued, others may mourn what they consider to be a tremendous loss.  Regardless of how someone approaches …

Welcome back to Beyond the Will! We spent the month of April considering whether and how a spouse may be disinherited in an estate plan, and what the disinherited spouse’s recourse might be. Our posts in May will take the …