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Do you have a succession plan in place for your business?

There’s an important part of estate planning that most people who own businesses tend to overlook, says Jay Nabors, an attorney who concentrates in estate management along with his wife, Linda. Jay and Linda took over the legal practice formerly managed by John J. Urban. “Having John scale back on his involvement in the business prompted us...

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When your attorney retires

It’s bound to happen eventually. Your attorney decides to scale back on his workload and start spending more time away from the office in preparation for retirement. So, now what? “I promised a lot of my clients that I wouldn’t simply go out of business when I was ready to retire,” says John J. Urban, an attorney who has concentrated in...

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What do you really want?

When you’ve concentrated in the legal aspects of estate management since the mid ‘70s, you’re bound to keep clients for the long haul. “I’ve had the children of people I’ve done wills for 40 years ago come to me when their mom or dad passes away because mine is the name on the document,” smiles John J. Urban. “In some...

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When you can’t find the will

Mom or Dad dies, and everyone is left scrambling to try and figure out where the will is. “I’ve had people bring in copies of wills because they can’t find the originals,” says John J. Urban, an attorney who has concentrated in estate management since the mid ‘70s. “In certain circumstances, we can probate a signed copy...

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When you aren’t the first spouse

It’s never easy when a parent or spouse dies. Adding insult to injury is the tangled web that’s woven when that person dies without a will.  John J. Urban, an attorney who has concentrated in estate management since the mid ‘70s, describes the situation facing one family in exactly those circumstances.  “The husband died and his house...

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