Christopher B Johnson Attorney At Law

CHRISTOPHER B. JOHNSON
ATTORNEY AT LAW
(888) 838-8771

09
NOV
2015
Easy Pasadena Estate Planning Tips

Easy Pasadena Estate Planning Tips

Many people have estate planning all wrong. Concerns about the morbid nature of the process and the feeling that they have all the time in the world ultimately keep many individuals and families from doing this very important legal activity until it is too late. The truth is that...
01
OCT
2015
Estate Planning for LGBT Couples After Obergefell v. Hodges

Estate Planning for LGBT Couples After Obergefell v. Hodges

A wealth of new opportunities arose when the Supreme Court officially recognized same-sex marriage as a constitutional right in Obergefell v. Hodges, 576 U.S. ___ (2015). With the right to marry come additional capabilities and tools to help you take care of your well-being and...
07
FEB
2011
Conservation easements - Christopher B Johnson Attorney at Law

Conservation easements

One tool for estate planners is the conservation easement, by which a landowner voluntarily restricts his or her land from being developed, restricts the amount of development or protects existing features, like a building facade with historic value. This may be particularly...
04
FEB
2011

Where Heirlooms Go in Estate Planning

Ellen Lupton writes in the New York Times about “How to Lose a Legacy.” In part, it deals with the heirlooms passed on from generation to generation, and the sentiment, or lack of it, that passes as well. Where your treasures go is an important part of the estate...