Estate Planning Series - Financial Power of Attorney

About the Episode

Ilona and Amy continue their discussion of the important documents you should have for estate planning purposes, this time focusing on the importance of deciding on Financial Power of Attorney.

About the Guest

Amy Koontz

Partner, Husch Blackwell LLP

Amy concentrates her practice on estate planning and estate and trust administration. She has helped to design and implement numerous plans to minimize gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes that are associated with succession planning for individuals and privately held businesses. Additionally, Amy develops core estate planning documents such as wills, revocable living trusts, premarital agreements, marital property agreements, financial powers of attorney and healthcare powers of attorney. Amy has extensive experience advising fiduciaries in administering trusts and estates to minimize risks, avoid litigation, and effectively settle disputes without court intervention. She also frequently represents beneficiaries in connection with the administration of estates and trusts. Amy is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

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