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TrialAndHeirs_front My co-author, Danielle Mayoras, and I have been blown away by the early book reviews we've gotten so far.  Here are a couple highlights:

  • [Trial & Heirs] ignited a lively discussion with family and friends during a holiday gathering.  Everybody who has read or discussed it has pledged to get their financial affairs in order.  You can’t take it with you, so you want to organize your affairs so that they won’t cause a hassle among your loved ones when you go. 
    ~Avis Thomas-Lester
    The Washington Post (Read the full article.)
  • [The celebrities featured in the book] all flubbed their estate planning, costing intended heirs money and/or grief, according to a readable (really) estate planning how-to book, Trial & Heirs. The new book uses these celebrity cliffhanger cases to dish out real-life advice.
    ~Ashlea Ebling
    Forbes.com (Read the full article.)

  • If TMZ and Bankrate.com had a literary baby,
    it would be “Trial & Heirs.”

“Trial & Heirs” manages to accomplish a stunning trifecta of near impossibilities for a book about estate planning. Not only does it entertain, it deeply educates and also galvanizes readers into taking action to protect their families and their legacies.
~Tara-Nicholle Nelson
Inman News Service (Article syndicated at NJ.com, Philadelphia Weekly, Boston.com, and Inman.com)

  • It’s so well written and fun that even a person like me, who hates money talk can enjoy it.  And anyone reading it will learn a great deal.
    ~Carol Bradley Bursack
    Minding Our Elders

We're posting excerpts from all of our reviews at our Trial & Heirs website.

Posted by:  Author and probate attorney Andrew W. Mayoras, co-author of Trial & Heirs:  Famous Fortune Fights! and co-founder and shareholder of The Center for Probate Litigation and The Center for Elder Law in metro-Detroit, Michigan, which concentrate in probate litigation, estate planning, and elder law.  You can email him at awmayoras @ brmmlaw.com.

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