Irvine, CA (PRWEB) January 03, 2012
Mark W. Bidwell’s new office is located at 18831 Von Karman Avenue, Suite 270, Irvine, California 92612. To contact Mr. Bidwell call 949-474-0961. For more information: http://www.BidwellLaw.com.
Legal Services Provided
Legal Representation in Orange County and Long Beach Probate Courts to Transfer Assets
After death transfer of assets is under the supervision of the Superior Court of California in the probate court. Legal representation saves time and effort. The amount of fees an attorney paid is fixed by California law.
Legal Representation in Orange County and Long Beach Probate Courts for Disputes by Heirs and Beneficiaries (Will Contests)
California law states the execution or signing of a will, trust or amendment is ineffective to the extent the execution was procured by duress, menace, fraud, or undue influence. Legal representation is needed to defend against these charges or to prove the existence of duress, menace, fraud undue influence.
Attorney Prepared Living Trusts, Wills and Estate Plans
The top three reasons Californians create a trust are to avoid probate, to minimize estate taxes, and to prevent familial problems associated with not having an estate plan. California resident owning real estate or other assets in excess of $100,000 should have an attorney prepared trust to avoid probate.
Corporate Legal Counsel for the Small Business Owner
A business owner needs an attorney to create a business entity to create a succession plan, to protect personal assets and to minimize income taxes. Best practices include conflict resolution procedures to avoid deadlock and the destruction of the entity.
Marital Settlement Agreements for Divorce and Dissolution of Marriage
Legal counsel to resolve, document and enforce asset division, child custody, support rights and support obligations.