7th May 2014

As an Orange County estate-planning attorney, I think its important to understand the importance of a Living Will and Power of Attorney for health-care. In California, this course of action is known as an “advance health care directive”, with implications, … more

30th Apr 2013

Side by side with estate planning is retirement planning.  Here are some important things to know: 1.  Outline your retirement goals.    2.  Know key dates.  For example, there is a 7 month window for enrolling in Medicare beginning 3 … more

8th Apr 2012

Advance Health Care Directives and Powers of Attorney for Health Care are carefully defined and compared in this video by Orange County Estate Planning Lawyer, Dwight Edward Tompkins. Tompkins-Law.com

Video: How Do I Become an Organ Donor?

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29th Dec 2011

Presented by Orange County, California, Estate Planning Attorney, Dwight Edward Tompkins. CaliforniaFamilyTrusts.com

10th Dec 2011

Presented by  Orange County Estate Planning Attorney, Dwight Edward Tompkins.   714 385-0044.  CaliforniaFamilyTrusts.com This blog is intended for informational and educational purposes only, and is not a substitute for legal advice from a qualified attorney in your jurisdiction. 

4th Aug 2010

An incapacitated person is deemed to lack legal ability to act; i.e., make legal decisions, sign documents, enter into agreements, etc. There are 3 principal ways to protect yourself in the event of incapacity.  The 3 protections are to execute … more