Arizona Law

August 2, 2017

Top Tips for Creating Your Estate Plan

Thanks for reading our Top Tips for Creating Your Estate Plan! To get started on your estate plan, call Powers & Neal today at 480-699-7992.
August 2, 2017

Probate Creditors

One step of the probate process is dealing with probate creditors. This includes identifying and notifying the creditors of the deceased and settling the deceased’s debts.Read More
March 2, 2017
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Guest Post: The Skinny on Probate Bonds

What is a probate bond? Probate bonds, which can also be referred to as fiduciary bonds are required by the court of individuals that are actingRead More
July 27, 2016
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Probate Affidavits

Avoiding Probate with Probate Affidavits Also called a “small estate” affidavit, probate affidavits allow the heirs of a deceased person to collect the decedent’s property without having toRead More
March 29, 2016
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Piercing the Corporate Veil

Piercing the Corporate Veil – What does it mean, exactly? First, let’s start with the concept of a corporation or limited liability company (LLC). Because theyRead More
March 24, 2016
Probate Attorney Scottsdale

Probate Attorney Scottsdale

Scottsdale Probate Attorney Who Provides Cost Effective Representation A loved one’s passing is an understandably stressful time.  In addition to grieving for a loved one, individualsRead More
February 15, 2016
Powers & Neal 6730 N. Scottsdale Rd., Ste. 290, Scottsdale, AZ 85253 480-699-7992

Breaking a Commercial Lease

Question: I can’t afford the commercial lease for my office.  What should I do? Answer: Many business owners are faced with the difficult issue of wantingRead More
July 15, 2015
Powers & Neal 6730 N. Scottsdale Rd., Ste. 290, Scottsdale, AZ 85253 480-699-7992

What You Should Know About Wills and Probate

Thank you for visiting PowersNeal.com to learn some basics about wills and probate.   First, let’s define both wills and probate: A will is a document whichRead More
March 5, 2015
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Beneficiary Deeds vs. Other Deeds

Question:  How is an Arizona Beneficiary Deed different from any other Arizona deed? Answer:  When most people think of a deed, they think of the typicalRead More
September 20, 2013
Small Estate Affidavit Qualifying Amounts Increase

Small Estate Affidavit Qualifying Amounts Increase

Arizona law provides that certain “small estates” may avoid probate by using a small estate probate Affidavit.  Recently, the dollar amount of assets that qualify forRead More