What to Do When a Loved One Dies in Oregon

What to Do When a Loved One Dies in Oregon

Southwest Portland Law Group represents personal representatives in probate, successor trustees in trust administrations, affiants in small estate proceedings, and heirs and devisees involved in estate proceedings.  Often, we encounter questions about what to do immediately after someone dies.  The simplest advice we can give…

Living Trusts

Living Trusts

A living trust is different from a trust that is created by a will (called a “testamentary” trust).  A living trust is an agreement made during the lifetime of the “settlor,” the person creating the trust. In creating the trust, the settlor is making an agreement…