1st May 2013

Dwight Edward Tompkins,Estate Planning Lawyer.

28th Dec 2012

People make an estate plan so as to secure the financial well-being of their loved ones, be they healthy individuals or people with special needs. In fact, you can say that a will or living trust may be more important … more

15th Dec 2012

DWIGHT EDWARD TOMPKINS,Estate Planning Lawyer. Tompkins-Law.com 

2nd Dec 2012

No.  As the creator of the trust, you have 2 powers that give you ultimate control over the Living Trust:  The power to amend the trust, and the power to revoke the trust.  Also, during your lifetime, as long you … more

29th Nov 2012

Dwight Edward Tompkins, Estate Planning Lawyer. Tompkins-Law.com 

Choosing Estate Planning Wills, Trusts and Lawyers

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23rd Nov 2012

There are many people out there who enjoy doing things themselves. They may prefer to do their own work around the home instead of hiring a handyman, for example to fix things. One thing that you must keep in mind, … more

The Probate of A Will in California

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17th Nov 2012

As a probate lawyer in Orange County, I am very familiar with the process of probate with or without a will. As you may know, probate is the process where after death the instructions of the Will are carried out, … more

20th Jan 2012

Orange County Estate Planning Attorney Dwight Edward Tompkins explains the basics of Family Trusts and why you need one. Triggers that cause an estate to go into probate court are discussed. Details can be found at   Tompkins-Law.com 

16th Jan 2012

Understanding that Estate Planning is more than just trusts and wills, but is a comprehensive process that may include financial, medical, business, and incapacity planning is basic to anyone interested in forming an estate plan. This video from CaliforniaFamilyTrusts.com and … more

Video: Famous Estate Plan Follies: Marilyn Monroe

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25th Nov 2011

Presented by Orange County Estate Planning Attorney, Dwight Edward Tompkins.  This video demonstrates how the failure to plan results in unintended consequences. Tompkins-Law.com