Tag Archive: John Coppola

Eliminating Ambiguity in Estate Planning

March 21, 2016

When it comes to explaining estate planning to someone…it’s hard, even for John Coppola. Like many complicated topics, the best way to illustrate the main points is through conjecture and stories. While there are many pitfalls that one may come to in their quest for the perfect estate, some of the most famous ones show clearly just what bad planning can get you. One case is the will of Jerry Garcia, the leader of the Grateful Dead. When he passed... View Article

What Sets Apart Estate Attorneys?

March 14, 2016

Every Lawyer in the country went through schooling and passed the BAR exam in the states in which they practice law. Besides whatever additional courses that Estate Attorneys took, the level of education between most attorneys is roughly equal. So then what differentiates an estate attorney from a defense or tax lawyer? The answer is obvious. As you may have already thought, different specialties require different skill sets. But what if we told you that there was something else that... View Article