Have you ever left a meeting with a lawyer more puzzled than when you arrived?
Well, one reason is that many lawyers including “trust” and “probate” lawyers use language they are familiar with and use on a daily basis but forget that most of us do not know that language or, for that matter, anything about a particular field of law such as wills and trusts.
But confusion in communication with your lawyer will usually mean higher fees and that your trust or will might not even do exactly what you want it to.
So, we have written a guide for you to get the most out of your trust lawyer. Understanding what the lawyer is saying or what you are reading is crucial to the successful implementation of the right trust for the right purpose for you.
To get exactly what you want and what your family needs read A Guide to Lawyer Language: Understanding Trusts