The below information pertains exclusively to the State of Nevada and Nevada law:
A Living Will is also known as a directive to physicians. A Living Will is not a part of a Will. It is a separate document that lets family members know what type of care you do or do not want to receive should you become unable to make rational decisions due to incapacity.
A simple will is a legal document that details your wishes regarding asset distribution upon your passing.
Deed Upon Death
A Deed that allows you to leave your Nevada real estate to anyone you choose without probate.
A Homestead Declaration protects the equity in a principal residence (including a mobile home) from general creditor claims such as unpaid medical bills, charge card debts, business/personal loans, and accidents up to a maximum of $550,000.00.
Power of Attorney for Health Care Decisions
A health care power of attorney allows you to designate someone to make health care decisions for you when you are incapacitated, and consent to the withdrawal of life-sustaining procedures on your behalf.
Power of Attorney for Financial Decisions
A financial power of attorney allows you to designate someone to make financial decisions or transact business for you in your stead due to travel, incapacity or for general convenience.
Disposition upon Death Instructions
Allows you to give specific guidance for the disposition of your body after death
Authorization for Foreign Travel with a Minor Child
If you are traveling with a child under the age of 18 without one of the parents on his/her birth certificate, you may be required to have an authorization form.
THERE MAY BE OTHER LEGAL INSTRUMENTS TO HELP ACCOMPLISH YOUR GOAL, THE FOREGOING ARE THE MOST COMMON LEGAL ISSUES AND DOCUMENTS OUR OFFICE PROVIDES, HOWEVER THERE ARE MANY WAYS TO PROTECT ASSETS SO PLEASE INQUIRE WITH US IF YOU DO NOT SEE A SERVICE LISTED.
CLARK NEWBERRY LAW FIRM IS NOT A TAX LAW FIRM, IF YOUR NET WORTH EXCEEDS ONE MILLION DOLLARS ($1,000,000) WE STRONGLY SUGGEST THAT YOU CONSULT WITH A TAX ATTORNEY FOR ANY ESTATE PLANNING SERVICES. SIMILARLY, COMPLEX ESTATES REQUIRE AN ATTORNEY WHO SPECIALIZES IN ASSET PROTECTION AND TAX LAW, CLARK NEWBERRY LAW FIRM DOES NOT PROVIDE THIS LEVEL OF SERVICE AND WILL GLADLY REFER CLIENTS TO OTHER COUNSEL.