Attorney Evan Guthrie of the Evan Guthrie Law Firm in Charleston, South Carolina presented a talk on planning an estate and probate court on Wednesday June 15th 2011 at the Summerville Branch of the Dorchester County Library
Online PR News – 12-December-2011 – – Attorney Evan Guthrie of the Evan Guthrie Law Firm in Charleston, South Carolina presented a talk on planning an estate and probate court on Wednesday June 15th 2011 at the Summerville Branch of the Dorchester County Library as part of an ongoing series of legal clinics. Attorney Guthrie spoke about how it is necessary to have an estate plan in place even if you think that you are not ready for one. Mr. Guthrie explained what a simple will, a living trust, and a power of attorney were and how they were vital to long term planning for anyone and not just the elderly.
Attorney Guthrie explained how estate taxes work and why they should not be the only reason to get an estate plan. Mr. Guthrie went into how the probate court system works and why some should not worry about it and why others should seek to avoid it. Mr. Guthrie answered questions after his presentation that ranged from how much an estate plan costs to how to plan for future medical expenses. Attorney Evan Guthrie liked being able to share some of his legal knowledge with those present at the talk and help those that needed their questions answered.
The Dorchester County Library is located at 76 County Road S-18-199 Summerville, SC 29485 and is open, free of charge, to everyone in Dorchester County. It provides services through the St. George Library, the Summerville Library, and the Dorchester County Bookmobile. The Library provides a variety of other services to the community, including Internet access, personal computing programs, Story Hours for children, educational and cultural programs for adults, meeting rooms, telephone reference service and Bookmobile services to various sites throughout Dorchester County.
Evan Guthrie Law Firm is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate personal injury accident and divorce and family law. For further information visit his website at http://www.ekglaw.com . Follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ekglaw Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ekglaw . Evan Guthrie Law Firm 164 Market Street Suite 362 Charleston SC 29401 843-926-3813