Blog Posts in 2017

  • Will I avoid probate if I put my children on the title to my home?

    || 13-Jul-2017

    One of the primary purposes of a probate proceeding is to transfer ownership of property owned solely by the decedent. However, when the decedent owns property as “joint tenants with rights of survivorship”, probate is not necessary to transfer ownership because the property automatically becomes the sole property of the survivor on the death of the decedent. For example, when a ...
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  • Attorney Sheryl Edwards Chosen for Super Lawyers® for 5th Time

    || 17-Feb-2017

    The Edwards Law Firm, PL is proud to announce that our lead attorney, Sheryl Edwards, has been chosen for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® list for 2017. This is her fifth time being honored by the publication, which is considered one of the most notable and reliable legal rating publications in the United States. Only the top 5% of practicing in each state are recognized. About Super ...
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