Estate Planning and Probate Articles

Inheritance Law: The Slayer Statute

Inheritance Law: The Slayer Statute

  Occasionally, a beneficiary gets greedy and will try to get away with murder in order to inherit. Luckily, Colorado has an inheritance law, commonly known as the “Slayer Statute.” This law disinherits a beneficiary who is found guilty of murdering the decedent....

Probate in Colorado – How Does it Work?

Probate in Colorado – How Does it Work?

Probate is the court process that happens when someone has passed away. Each state has different requirements, so it's important to consider the laws for probate in Colorado. Understanding Probate in Colorado In Colorado, your estate gets pulled into probate if you...