Editor's note: Our law clerk, Chris, recently took two bar exams -- Colorado and New Jersey. Anyone who has been through one bar exam can tell you that it's one of the most stressful experiences. Taking two in the same week is worse. And Chris had some interesting unexpected (but...

On Tuesday, February 24th, at 3:30 pm and again at 7 pm, and on Saturday at 9 am, we will be offering one of our estate planning seminars: “Hidden Risks: Avoiding Common Estate Planning Mistakes.” The seminar will take place in Greenwood Village, near Belleview and Quebec, at 7350 East Progress...

What is Trust Decanting? When a bottle of wine is decanted, it is poured from one container into another. When a trust is “decanted,” the funds from an existing trust are removed and distributed into a new trust that has different and more favorable terms. When Should You Decant a Trust? Provisions for...