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San Jose Estate Law Attorney

Estate Planning for Blended Families

Modern families face different challenges in estate planning. If you have been remarried, are in a same-sex relationship, or have a blended family, it is important to have a comprehensive estate plan to meet your needs and protect your interests. I am Sue Campbell, Attorney at Law, a dedicated San Jose attorney who can effectively create an estate plan that protects your loved ones and your individual interests.

Adapting an Estate Plan After Remarriage

Remarriage can create complications for an estate plan, particularly if children are involved. You may want to adjust your estate plan to ensure that your children are taken care of and that your assets are distributed according to your wishes. I am experienced with assisting blended families adapt their estate plans and can also provide counsel involving tax planning, the creation of trusts, and the creation of guardianships. At every stage, you can trust that I will remain attentive and available to answer your questions and create the appropriate estate plan for you and your family.

I am a San Jose estate law attorney experienced with estate planning involving:

  • Blended families
  • Same-sex couples
  • Estate planning after divorce
  • Power of attorney
  • Protection for stepchildren
  • Wills and trusts
  • Advanced directives
  • Families with young children
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Second marriages
  • Domestic partnerships

Domestic Partnerships and Estate Planning After Divorce

Estate planning can be critical for individuals in same-sex marriages or domestic partnerships, or after divorce. Working with me, I will help you to identify your interests, protect your partner and assign guardianship in the event of incapacitation. If you were recently divorced, I will help you adjust your estate plant to protect yourself and your children. I understand the sensitive issues faced by my clients and will help you make the best planning decisions for your security and your family.

Free Attorney Consultation

For a free consultation with an experienced Santa Clara blended family estate planning lawyer, contact me to set up an appointment. Feel free to call my office at 408-277-0648 or contact me by e-mail. Early morning and evening appointments are available by request.

My office in downtown San Jose is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. I offer free parking located directly adjacent to my office.

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