• Recent Cases Demonstrate the Need to Formalize Your Estate Plan to Ensure Your Wishes are Followed Upon Your Death
  • February 17, 2011 | Author: Betsy G. Ramos
  • Law Firm: Capehart & Scatchard, P.A. - Mount Laurel Office
  • Two recent New Jersey appeals court cases point out the problems that arise when a person’s estate planning is not formalized in signed documents. In both cases, the person’s apparent wishes were not followed because she did not formalize those wishes in a signed will or trust document before her death.