Kate Forte
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Do I need a Will?

The short answer is no. If you die without a will in Connecticut it’s called an intestate estate and it goes like this: If you die with: here’s what happens: children but no spouse children inherit everything spouse but no descendants or parents spouse inherits everything spouse and descendants from you and that spouse spouse inherits […]

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Television Lawyer or the Best in town?

Television Lawyers are everywhere With so many ads on TV, buses and billboards how do you pick a really good personal injury attorney? Most attorneys are the same. Any of us can contact the insurance company on your behalf, file the claim and negotiate a settlement. It seems pretty cut and dry. Unfortunately, its not […]

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Probate is no fun

Revocable Living Trust. Everyone has heard of the Last Will and Testament but what about a Revocable Living Trust. If we have a will we are in pretty good shape right?  Well not so fast.  Understanding your legal rights takes a little work but can save you and your loved ones a lot of heart […]

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How To Save Thousands when buying a home

Hire your Attorney before you sign the Sales Contract Buying a home is probably the most expensive purchase most of us will ever make. Wouldn’t it make sense to have an experienced real estate attorney on your side making sure you are getting the best deal possible?  When you start the process of looking for […]

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Doing Business with Family?

How to preserve your relationship. Over the years I’ve heard so many horror stories about family and friendship fallouts when doing business together. It’s like a nasty divorce.  People forget why they went into business together in the first place which was most likely because the partners had a common vision about the business.  Here […]

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