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John Keller Hilton Lawyer

John Keller Hilton

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Employment, Business, Employee Rights, Estate, Government Agencies

Hello! I’m John Hilton, your neighborhood Personal Family Lawyer™. My goal is to be your trusted advisor who helps you make the very best pers... (more)

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Kevin M. Moore Lawyer

Kevin M. Moore

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Accident & Injury, Medical Products & Devices, Criminal, Immigration, Estate

Kevin Moore is entering his twenty-fifth year as an attorney representing clients across the state of Arizona and throughout the nation. Dedicating hi... (more)

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David  Ruiz Lawyer

David Ruiz

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Business, Contract, Estate, Corporate, International

I am principally a commercial litigator and have successfully represented numerous businesses and individuals in all phases of commercial litigation a... (more)

Michael  Drake Lawyer

Michael Drake

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Estate, Wills & Probate, Power of Attorney, Wills, Personal Injury

Michael brings academic accomplishment and 45 years of experience to the practice of law.

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Melissa (Mimi) Petro

Corporate, Wills & Probate, Real Estate
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Cheryl Cardoza Cayce

Family Law, Trusts, Elder Law, Wills & Probate, Divorce
Status:  In Good Standing           Licensed:  35 Years

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Doug Newborn

Bankruptcy & Debt, Real Estate, Business, Estate
Status:  In Good Standing           Licensed:  9 Years

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Merle L. Stolar

Gift Taxation, Family Law, Criminal, Immigration
Status:  In Good Standing           Licensed:  38 Years

Amy T. Craddock

Employment, Estate Planning, Family Law, Landlord-Tenant
Status:  Inactive           Licensed:  22 Years

Danette R. Pahl

Divorce & Family Law, Wills
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LEGAL TERMS

TRUST CORPUS

Latin for 'the body' of the trust. This term refers to all the property transferred to a trust. For example, if a trust is established (funded) with $250,000, t... (more...)
Latin for 'the body' of the trust. This term refers to all the property transferred to a trust. For example, if a trust is established (funded) with $250,000, that money is the corpus. Sometimes the trust corpus is known as the 'res,' a Latin word meaning 'thing.'

FAILURE OF ISSUE

A situation in which a person dies without children who could have inherited her property.

PROBATE COURT

A specialized court or division of a state trial court that considers only cases concerning the distribution of deceased persons' estate. Called 'surrogate cour... (more...)
A specialized court or division of a state trial court that considers only cases concerning the distribution of deceased persons' estate. Called 'surrogate court' in New York and several other states, this court normally examines the authenticity of a will -- or if a person dies intestate, figures out who receives her property under state law. It then oversees a procedure to pay the deceased person's debts and to distribute her assets to the proper inheritors. See probate.

BENEFICIARY

A person or organization legally entitled to receive benefits through a legal device, such as a will, trust or life insurance policy.

BYPASS TRUST

A trust designed to lessen a family's overall estate tax liability. An AB trust is the most popular kind of bypass trust.

CREDIT SHELTER TRUST

See AB trust.

TRUSTEE POWERS

The provisions in a trust document defining what the trustee may and may not do.

FINAL BENEFICIARY

The person or institution designated to receive trust property upon the death of a life beneficiary. For example, Jim creates a trust through which his wife Jan... (more...)
The person or institution designated to receive trust property upon the death of a life beneficiary. For example, Jim creates a trust through which his wife Jane receives income for the duration of her life. Their daughter, the final beneficiary, receives the trust principal after Jane's death.

HEIR APPARENT

One who expects to be receive property from the estate of a family member, as long as she outlives that person.