Faculty Publications

Title

Your Will And Trusts Aren't Enough: Using Beneficiary Designations As An Estate Plan

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

6-2-2015

Abstract

There are several methods of transferring property at death. A transfer of probate property by a valid will or a deed of transfer will generally involve the assistance and advice of an attorney. While transferring property through probate is unavoidable in certain cases, this does have its downsides.