About This Blog

Welcome to The Everyday Estate Planning Blog. It's our goal to provide information you can really use about wills, trusts, powers of attorney, living wills, estate taxes, and probate court. And we promise to write it in plain English.

Its author is Liza Weiman Hanks, author of Busy Family's Guide to Estate Planning: 10 Steps to Peace of Mind. Liza is an attorney who specializes in estate planning for families of all ages. A graduate of Stanford Law School, she has also served as an instructor at the Santa Clara University Law School and practiced with the state of California and a prestigious Silicon Valley firm. Liza lives with her family in Campbell, California.

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