Planned Organ Donor

Planned Organ Donor

Medical Dramas It is a scene that we see played out in EVERY medical drama on TV these days.  The doctor steps in the waiting room to speak to the anxious family and says, “He needs a XXXX transplant,” (insert your organ of choice here). What you never see...
Right to Remain Silent?

Right to Remain Silent?

Your Rights One of the basic Constitutional Rights of every red-blooded American is the RIGHT to remain silent.  Ok, that’s not the exact words used, but that is what you need to remember. You have the right to remain silent, but what remains to be seen is...
Can I Adopt an Adult?

Can I Adopt an Adult?

Not Just for Kids When you hear the word “adoption,” the first image in your head is likely one that involves a small child being introduced into a new home.  Perhaps you imagine an aunt or a relative adopting a family member whose parents need time to...
Do I Need A Will?

Do I Need A Will?

Simple Question One of the most common legal questions asked of me is, “Do I need a Will?”  It’s a very simple question, and my very simple reply is, “I don’t know, do you?”  Sounds painfully vague, doesn’t it?  Well, it really depends on what type of person you are....