Leveraging Life Estates in Iowa

Estate planning is a crucial aspect of securing your assets and ensuring a smooth transition of wealth to your heirs. In the state of Iowa, one effective tool for estate planning is the establishment of a life estate. Here we will explore the concept of life estates and how they can be utilized as a […]

Your Guide to Contingency Fees, Flat Fees, and Retainers

Welcome to the Laird Law Firm! We understand that legal matters can be complex and intimidating, especially when it comes to understanding the costs involved. In this post, we’ll break down different types of legal fees – contingency fees, retainers, evergreen retainers, flat fees, and hourly billing. Contingency Fees: No Win, No Fee Ever heard […]

The Advantages of Revocable Trusts in Estate Planning

Estate planning is a crucial aspect of securing the financial future of your loved ones and ensuring the smooth transfer of assets. One powerful tool gaining popularity in this realm is the revocable trust. Set forth below are some of the advantages of revocable trusts and the reasons they are increasingly becoming a preferred choice […]