New Laws: Durable Power of Attorney

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express-News on September 5, 2017. (Part 3 in a series.) Regardless of the size of the estate – be it $50,000 or $5,000,000 – everyone should make legal plans to handle a possible future illness or incapacity. If you become incapacitated, you need someone trustworthy to pay…

Protecting Home Sale Proceeds

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express-News and on MySA.com on 8-14-2015. Dear Mr. Premack: My mom and I own a house together, and are both on the mortgage. I currently live in the house and my mother is in a nursing home on Medicaid. I’m wanting to sell the house. What can…