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June 27, 2019

When Does a Joint Revocable Trust Become Irrevocable

When a trust is established, the person or entity who […]
June 21, 2019
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What is Fair in a Second Marriage and Estate Planning?

For many couples, estate planning in a first marriage can […]
June 13, 2019
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What is Elder Law and What Does It Cover?

What is elder law? It is a branch of law […]
May 30, 2019
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What’s Involved in the Probate Process?

All 50 states have specific probate laws used to legally […]
May 24, 2019
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6 Asset Protection Strategies To Shield Your Wealth

There are many times where we fail to clearly comprehend […]
May 9, 2019
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‘Great Wealth Transfer’ is Passing from Baby Boomers to Gen X, Millennials

The baby boomers generation of people born in the first […]
May 2, 2019

The Estate Planning Gift To Give Your Millennial Children In 2019

Boomers who have always managed their finances well want to […]
April 25, 2019
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How Long Does Probate Take?

The word Probate, like many other legal terms comes from […]
April 18, 2019

Luke Perry Protected His Family with Estate Planning

The death of a much-loved celebrity always shakes the nation. […]
December 3, 2018

Asset Protection, Not Just For The Wealthy

Many people who do not consider themselves to be wealthy […]
November 11, 2018

What is a Beneficiary Deed?

What is a Beneficiary Deed? A beneficiary deed also called […]
October 17, 2018

5 Estate Planning Tips

Welcome! I am Denver Estate Planning Attorney Blake Harris. In […]
October 10, 2018
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Colorado Probate Process in Six Steps

There are six steps to probating an estate in Colorado. […]
July 1, 2017
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Have You Thought About Google in Your Estate Planning?

Have You Thought About Google in Your Estate Planning? How […]
June 1, 2017
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Probate Court in Colorado—Do I Need an Attorney?

After a person dies, the question of what to do […]
April 1, 2017
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Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples: What You Need to Know

On June 26, 2016, the US Supreme Court ruled that […]
March 1, 2017
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The Perils of Probate and the Benefits of a Revocable Trust

When a loved one transitions from life into death, remaining […]
January 1, 2017
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Estate Planning for Blended Families

Blended families are becoming more prevalent in the United States. […]
February 22, 2016
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To Probate or Not To Probate: Making Sense of the Probate Process and When It’s Necessary

Making Sense of the Probate Process and When It’s Necessary […]
November 1, 2015
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6 Devastating Mistakes Personal Representatives Make During Colorado Probate

Mistake #1: Failing to do a detailed assessment of the […]
June 9, 2015
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How to Protect Assets From Divorce

Marriage grants a couple a set of rights and responsibilities […]
May 1, 2015
5 Common Mistakes People Make When Drawing Up Colorado Wills

5 Common Mistakes People Make When Drawing Up Colorado Wills (And What to Do Instead)

Establishing a will in Colorado seems like it should be […]
April 1, 2015
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Guardianship Proceedings in Colorado: What You Need to Know

Whether you need to care for an older special needs […]
December 3, 2014
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The Complete Guide to Asset Protection: Protecting What Matters Most

“He takes precautions in times of safety that protect him […]
September 26, 2014
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Asset Protection for Doctors

For most medical professionals, it is a matter of “when” […]
September 1, 2014
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An Overview of Revocable Living Trusts in Colorado

Few people want to spend much time thinking about what […]
July 25, 2014
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Asset Protection for Real Estate Investors

As many Colorado residents have seen over the past few […]
July 10, 2014
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Avoid These Common Asset Protection Mistakes

When creating an Asset Protection plan it is very important […]
May 21, 2014
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What is a Self-Settled Spendthrift Trust?

If you looking to protect your money, a Self-Settled Spendthrift […]
May 1, 2014
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Terminology of Estate Planning Law Explained

There are a myriad of reasons that people are reluctant […]
April 16, 2014
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The Probate Process in Six Steps

There are many ways one can avoid the time and […]
March 1, 2014
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Wills & Trusts

What is Estate Planning? Estate Planning is the process of […]
January 10, 2014
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5 Surprising Myths about Probate in Colorado

Perhaps you recently lost your parent, and he or she […]