Estate Planning: Key Documents and Tips for Maintaining Your Estate Plan

Whether welcomed or not, the pandemic has changed our perspective on life and re-ordered some of our priorities. Personal estate planning, quite often found on the ‘procrastination’ list, has for many made a move to the priority list in recent months as we have quickly learned to expect the unexpected and plan for the unplanned. Effective estate planning will ensure, primarily, that (i) your affairs will continue to be managed during your lifetime in the event that you become incapacitated and (ii) that your assets are distributed according to your wishes after your death.