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The Body of a Will Most of the formalities of a will come at the beginning of the will and at the end of the will. The initial clauses usually announce the intention of the testator to make a will. The closing clauses usually indicate that the will has been signed and witnessed as required. In between the initial clauses ...

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Consequences for First Time DUI / DWI Offenders If you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI) you may face a multitude of penalties even if it is your first offense. The penalties for these offenses are so varied that it would be impractical to discuss each state's penalties.

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The United States Supreme Court has held in a recent case that police officers must obtain a warrant before they can draw blood from a person suspected of Driving Under the Influence. They held that the intrusion is so great that to force a blood draw without a warrant is a violation of a person's constitutional rights.

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Estate Planning and its benefits during California estate probate is not only for wealthy people. In Walnut Creek and Contra Costa County, California the four estate planning documents everyone needs in their estate plan to save time, money and hard feelings among family regarding your estate particularly during estate probate are:

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Inheritance Without Planning Means No Changing the Default Plan When a person dies intestate (without making and leaving a will), each state provides a default plan (usually known as the statute of descent and distribution), under which his or her net estate is disposed. When a person dies intestate, there is no changing the default plan.

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If your case involved evidence obtained by blood or urine samples, your Walnut Creek DUI attorney may explain the type of evidence that may play a part in your case. Here are some items that your Walnut Creek DUI lawyer may mention.

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Law Offices of David B. Pastor WALNUT CREEK CA

Estate planning allows you to provide for your family by creating a will, establishing a power of attorney or living will, making funeral arrangements in advance, and more. If you’re ready to begin the estate planning process, you need the help of an attorney with the knowledge to protect the interests of you and your loved ones. That’s where Law ...

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Law Offices of David B. Pastor WALNUT CREEK CA

Many people prepared estate plans long ago. Since laws have changed and life circumstances may have changed, a new situation requires a second look. Now is a good time to review these issues if you have not reviewed your estate plan recently or if you have not prepared an estate plan. When a person passes away without a will their ...

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Law Offices of David B. Pastor WALNUT CREEK CA

The Law Offices of David B. Pastor is a Top Rated Walnut Creek Estate Planning, Probate/Trust Administration, Conservatorship/litigation, Criminal Defense firm with over 38 years of experience serving Contra Costa County. We are a full service firm for all of your estate planning and administration needs.

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Law Offices of David B. Pastor WALNUT CREEK CA

Dealing with an unexpected illness or sudden death and not knowing how your financial affairs will be handled can be disconcerting for the entire family. AWalnut Creek estate planning attorney can explain your legal options. Providing the estate attorney with information regarding your family history, assets and financial goals will enable him to create an estate plan that ensures your ...

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