Estate Planning

January 3, 2024
property easement law

An In-Depth Examination of Easements and Property Rights in Ohio

Easements and Ownership Rights Owning property in Ohio is not merely a matter of possession; it entails a comprehensive understanding of the legal intricacies that come with it. Among these complexities, easements and property rights hold a pivotal role. These legal principles can significantly impact how […]
December 4, 2023
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Estate Planning for Ohio’s Farmers

Ohio Farm Transitions In the heart of Ohio’s rich agricultural landscape, the transfer of a farm from one generation to the next is a journey steeped in tradition and future aspirations. At Heban, Murphree & Lewandowski, LLC, we deeply understand the complexities and emotional weight of […]
November 24, 2023
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Effectively Handling Estate Debts in Ohio

Guide for Executors and Beneficiaries When an individual passes away, their estate may be responsible for various types of debts. These can range from mortgages and car loans to credit card debts and personal loans. In Ohio, the nature of the debt plays a significant role […]
September 5, 2023
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Guide to Ohio Family Business Succession

The Roadmap to Succession Family businesses in Ohio stand as symbols of dedication, hard work, and the dreams of generations. They are not just financial endeavors but also encapsulate hopes for the family’s future. Without astute planning, these dreams can be at risk. This is where […]
August 3, 2023
Simultaneous Spouse Deaths

What to Know When Both Spouses Pass Away Simultaneously

Preparing for the Unexpected Estate planning ensures loved ones are cared for, and assets are distributed as desired after passing away. Unforeseen circumstances may lead to simultaneous deaths in rare instances. As Ohio’s trusted advisors, we address these challenges, shedding light on legal implications, potential issues, […]
August 1, 2023

How Can Estate Litigation Be Avoided?

Mitigating Legal Risks Estate planning constitutes a pivotal legal process, encompassing the detailed documentation of your wishes regarding the distribution of your assets following your death. This vital process reflects your considerations for family, friends, and charitable endeavors, reinforcing your desire to be respected posthumously. Nevertheless, […]
July 22, 2023
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A Step-by-Step Guide to the Final Distribution of Estate Assets in Ohio

Guide to Final Distribution of Estate Assets Losing a loved one is always challenging, and the complex process of distributing their assets is difficult. Here at Heban, Murphree & Lewandowski, LLC, we’re dedicated to helping Ohio residents navigate these legal waters. We’ve noticed that understanding the […]
July 20, 2023

Navigating Estate Disputes in Ohio

Protecting Your Family’s Legacy Estate disputes can be emotionally taxing, leading to strained relationships and potential financial losses. At Heban, Murphree & Lewandowski, LLC, we understand the complexity and sensitivity of these matters and are here to provide you with the utmost legal support in Ohio. […]
June 25, 2023
Divorce and Its Effect on Your Estate Plan

The Aftermath of Divorce: How It Shapes Your Estate Plan in Ohio

Divorce and Its Effect on Your Estate Plan Divorce brings about a seismic shift in virtually all aspects of your life. Amidst heated disputes over assets, rights, and custodial issues, it’s easy to overlook the lasting impact of divorce on your estate plan. However, beyond the […]