Comparing the Pros and Cons of Probate and Trusts for Your Estate Planning Needs Estate planning is an important part of ensuring that your assets are managed and distributed according to your wishes after you pass away. The main way that Laguna Legal helps our clients to prepare their estate is through the setting up […]

Secure Your Legacy: 5 Reasons Why Creating a Will or Living Trust is Essential Wondering “why do you need a trust?” or “why do you need a will?” Having a will is important so that the judge knows your wishes after you pass.  Having a living trust is important for all the reasons outlined below.   […]

Decoding the Mystery of Probate: A Beginner’s Guide What is probate? How does probate work? Many people are either confused about or don’t know the meaning of probate.  In this article, we’ll discuss all things probate to better help you understand the probate process. Definition of probate The definition of probate is “the official proving […]

The ins and outs of California living trusts A living trust is an important estate planning tool for California residents. It allows you to manage your assets and property during your lifetime, as well as providing a way to pass on those assets after death with minimal probate costs. In essence, it serves the same […]