If you are a parent with young children, you likely spend a great deal of time and resources on their care and protection. Have you named a legal guardian for them? Surprisingly, around 69% of parents do not have any legal guardianship documents in place for their young children. Of Those who have, many have made one of six common mistakes that most parents (or their estate planning lawyers) make when naming guardians.
If you have young children, your estate plan should begin with a foundation that ensures your children and beneficiaries will always be taken care of and protected, no matter what happens to you. At Voyant Legal, one of our greatest areas of expertise is protecting minor children through the creation of a legal child protection plan.