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 To Clients, Colleagues and Friends: 

We are proud to announce that Certified Elder Law Attorneys, Julian E. Gray and Frank A. Petrich have been named in Best Lawyers in America for 2015 in the area of Elder Law.


How to Protect an IRA From Heirs' Creditors

When a person declares bankruptcy, an individual retirement account (IRA) is one of the assets that is beyond the reach of creditors, but what about an IRA that has been inherited? 

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What Happens to Your Debts When You Die?

When you die, your debts do not expire with you. Most debt still needs to be paid off, if possible, although who is responsible for paying the debt depends on the type of debt, and some assets are protected from being used to satisfy a debt.Read More

Three Reasons Why Joint Accounts May Be a Poor Estate Plan

Many people, especially seniors, see joint ownership of investment and bank accounts as a cheap and easy way to avoid probate since joint property passes automatically to the joint owner at death. 

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The National Parkinson Foundation’s Moving Day
This annual fundrasing walk will take place on Saturday, September 27th at the Highland Park Reservoir<... class="editable-article-btn">Read More