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Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate.

Category Archives: Estate Planning

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As Nursing Homes Reopen For Visitors, Be Alert to Signs of Neglect and Abuse

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Concerns over COVID-19 have kept people with loved ones in nursing homes from having in-person visits. Many families have had to content themselves with phone calls, online meetings, and visits through windows at the facility. As the number of cases has declined recently, nursing homes have begun easing restrictions. Our Bronx & New Rochelle… Read More »

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Ways You Could be Undermining Your Will

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

A will is one of the most basic yet important estate planning documents and something that everyone should have in place. It details your estate and your wishes in the event of your death. However, without proper planning and a professional look at your entire estate assets, there are actions you may be taking… Read More »

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Financial Exploitation: A Common Problem Among Older Adults

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

One of our recent posts involved neglect and abuse of older adults, focusing on physical acts of violence, verbal abuse, or intimidation. Unfortunately, there is another type of elder abuse that is common and often goes unreported: financial exploitation. As experienced Bronx & New Rochelle estate planning attorneys, we know that it can happen… Read More »

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With Flu Season Approaching, Put Advance Directives In Place Now

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

After long months of closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic, New Yorkers have enjoyed a few months with lower case counts. However, as the season quickly changes to fall, there is concern over a resurgence. This is in addition to the usual hazards posed by the flu. To protect yourself and those you love,… Read More »

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Protect Your Assets By Protecting Yourself Against Lawsuits

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

There are a variety of situations in which you could find yourself the defendant in a civil lawsuit. In addition to being time-consuming and expensive in terms of legal fees, liability in a civil suit could also result in having to pay large amounts of damages. This has the potential to wipe out your… Read More »

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Setting Goals Now For Future Long Term Needs

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

While aging is inevitable, aging well is an option that requires advance planning. This involves protecting your assets while making provisions for unexpected events and future needs that are likely to arise. If you have been delaying thinking about the future or want to ensure your current plans continue to fit in with your… Read More »

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Four Reasons Someone Could Dispute Your Will

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

A last will and testament helps to convey your final wishes and allows your loved ones to avoid potentially costly and time consuming probate court proceedings. It  is important to consult with an experienced Bronx & New Rochelle estate planning attorney in crafting a will to ensure it is legally valid. How and when… Read More »

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During Uncertain Times, Five Common Estate Planning Mistakes To Avoid

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Estate planning helps to protect you and your loved ones in case of unexpected events. Estate planning documents are something everyone needs, regardless of age, income, or the amount of property and assets you own. In addition to conveying your final wishes, they help to ensure that your affairs are attended to and that… Read More »

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Estate Planning For New Homeowners

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

After a slump during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, the housing market in the New York City area is making a strong comeback. For new home buyers, there is plenty of excitement in attending to all the last minute details and planning your move. However, during this time, you want to protect your… Read More »

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Five Steps You Must Follow if You Are The Executor of a Loved One’s Will

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

The death of a loved one is one of the most difficult things you can deal with. Unfortunately, while you are grieving there are practical matters that must be addressed. This includes settling the deceased person’s estate through the New York probate court. Estate planning documents help make this process easier. If there is… Read More »