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Arizona estate planning attorney Allison L. Kierman provides the below information, updates and resources for clients. If you have any questions regarding this information, would like Allison to speak before your organization or at your office, or would like Allison to write an article for your newsletter, paper, or magazine please contact us.

September 05, 2017

Selecting a Guardian for Your Minor Children

According to a recent survey, only 36% of U.S. parents with minor children have a will. This means that 64% of children do not have a legal guardian selected for …

August 02, 2017

Talking to Your Family About Estate Planning, Aging, and Illness

All too often, clients learn about their deceased parent’s relationship with another person only after receiving a copy of that parent’s will. Others find themselves embroiled in probate litigation trying …

June 27, 2017

Are You Authorized to Help Your College-Aged Child in a Medical Emergency?

If your child is over 18 years old, you may no longer have the right to receive medical information about your child, or make decisions in the event of a …

May 03, 2017

Examining Contrast Between Jewish Law, Estate Planning

Much of modern law is based on religious principles. The field of estate planning is no different. While its origins may have Halachic roots, Jewish law and modern testamentary statutes …

March 20, 2017

Maricopa County Recorder Agrees to Settlement with Voting Rights Group Over Access to Records

Today, voting rights group Project Vote, and the office of Adrian Fontes, Maricopa County Recorder, announced the amiable settlement of a lawsuit over fair access to voter registration records.

March 01, 2017

Allison L. Kierman Starts Own Law Firm

Allison L. Kierman has announced the launch of Kierman Law PLC.  Kierman has more than a decade of experience practicing law. The firm will offer advice to Arizona families and businesses in …