The team at Wintter Law celebrated its new office space with a networking/office unveiling event.
Wintter Law hosted a welcome party for all Chaminade-Madonna alumni attending the Class of ’79 reunion. The 40th reunion was celebrated with a weekend full of events hosted at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale, just 2 miles away from Wintter Law Offices. As a Chaminade-Madonna College Preparatory Alumni, Chris Wintter wanted […]
Partner Nina Zuckerman Chepp went “Over the Edge” for a good cause. She raised a hefty sum for Gilda’s Club South Florida, a group that provides free social and emotional support to anyone impacted by cancer – men, women, and children.
In a discussion facilitated by Nina Zuckerman Chepp, the Honorable Kenneth L. Gillespie discussed his impression of the probate division, division procedures, and recent legal developments. The judge also answered selected questions from members regarding the best practices for case management and efficient administration of estates and guardianships. Nina moderated […]
We’ve Moved! We are enjoying a bright, new office space in downtown Fort Lauderdale after relocating from Hollywood. The beautifully renovated office is located at 17 Rose Drive on the Tarpon River. “After spending more than 40 years in Hollywood, we decided we could better serve our clients with a […]
There may be times when a beneficiary of a will improperly exerts pressure on the testator or coerces the testator to create a will or trust which favors the beneficiary over the testator’s other loved ones. This is known as “undue influence”. Proof that a will was procured due to […]
We’ve talked in previous blog posts about will contests: when a will can be contested and how beneficiaries will be affected. However, wills are not the only documents that are involved in estate planning. Many people choose to put some or all of their assets in trusts, which can avoid […]
The probate process can be stressful for everyone involved and can differ depending on whether the decedent died without a will (intestate) or left a Last Will and Testament setting forth his or her wishes (testate estates). The personal representative, beneficiaries, and other family members may feel confused and unsure […]
When you are the beneficiary of an estate you may be entitled to money or property. It can be frustrating to spend time waiting for what you were promised. You may be confronted with an avalanche of confusing paperwork and requests for waivers and consents to a myriad of documents. […]
When someone dies, their estate may consist of all kinds of property, such as financial accounts, life insurance, jewelry, baseball cards, stamp or coin collections, automobiles, and real estate such as the family home or a plot of land they purchased as an investment. If you find yourself the beneficiary […]