And then there were…… FIVE!!!

Kristin and Chris have called many places home over the years, but really for them, Home is where they are together. One might even say that their family are true global citizens with three nationalities, different last names and every shade of skin tone. But as they have told their sons many times, families are made in many different ways Continue Reading →

National Make a Will Month – Kim Ruddell’s Story – “A Tale of Proscrastination”

Estate planning – what exactly does that mean? Most people are vaguely aware that there is a magical document out there called a “Will”. Some people even have a grandiose picture in their mind that when they are on their death bed, they will dictate their Will to their lifelong friend and personal attorney. (Because we all have that, right??) Continue Reading →

National Make a Will Month – Melissa’s Estate Planning Story

Melissa’s Estate Planning Story Our family just recently drafted our estate plan. This may seem ironic given I’m a practicing attorney that advises on the subject regularly! Why did it take so long to get a plan together? Great question. Here are my observations: 1) It is taboo – When I had my daughter, I was well read on the Continue Reading →

the Biggest Little Book Drive ever

Wills & Wellness is a law firm committed to making a difference in the community and enhancing the lives of those around us. This Spring, our firm is hosting our First Annual Biggest Little Book Drive and we’re asking for your help! Ever seen the Free Little Library Boxes around your neighborhood? They look like this. (…check out even more Continue Reading →

No. 2 in Our Series: Creating Your Family’s Estate Plan – The Wills & Wellness Way

Once you decide to protect yourself, your loved ones and your finances with an estate plan, you will experience a wonderful feeling of peacefulness. Knowing that you are in good hands with our firm is truly priceless. After you design your plan with our attorneys at your Family Wealth Planning Session, we get to work making sure that all of Continue Reading →

No. 1 in Our Series: Welcome to Wills & Wellness

Congratulations! You’ve finally made the decision to come in and meet with our firm to learn more about guardianship and estate planning. We know it wasn’t easy getting to this point. You are doing the right thing in learning about why an estate plan for your family is truly essential. (And how having one gives you an even deeper peace Continue Reading →