Divorce- Do You Lose Your Inheritance?

A common plan among our married clients is to leave their property to their spouse, either outright or in trust – oft-referred to as the “I Love You” Will.

Sometimes, love is lost and the couple divorces. We recommend our clients update their Wills after any life-changing event, including divorce. But what happens if the client does not, and the Will in existence at the time of death leaves everything to his or her (now-ex) spouse? Continue reading