How to Protect Your Digital Assets in Your Estate Plan

As our society ages, there is naturally a rising concern over the physical, emotional, and financial security of our family members. With changes in technology, we are now conducting more business and financial management digitally. As a result, you should consider how you would protect your digital assets in your estate plan. Who will have access? How and where will you store your online passwords? These are vital questions to address as part of your estate plan. Before providing a loved one...
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4 Simple Tips for Seniors to Safeguard Themselves From Financial Scams

As our family members age and technology continues to evolve, there is certainly an emergent trepidation over their financial security. While it takes decades of diligence and discipline to build a secure nest egg to live off of during life’s golden years, it only takes an instant for scammers to take it all away. Financial fraud is on the rise, especially on the Internet, where many senior citizens are easy targets of technologically savvy scammers. With fraud impacting millions of individua...
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Gaslowitz Frankel Partner Robert Port Discusses Financial Fraud on the Steve Pomeranz Radio Show

Gaslowitz Frankel Partner Robert Port recently joined investment strategist and advisor Steve Pomeranz on the Steve Pomeranz Radio Show to discuss how to identify financial fraud and broker malpractice. The radio show, which aired on Feb. 22, highlighted information Mr. Port wrote in a recent article published on the website HumbleDollar that outlines lessons learned from representing investors who have suffered losses due to the negligence or misconduct of their stockbroker, investment advis...
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Gaslowitz Frankel Partners Named to 2017 Super Lawyers and Rising Star Lists

Gaslowitz Frankel is proud to announce that three of its firm’s partners have been named to the 2017 Georgia Super Lawyers list and one to the list of Rising Stars. Featured on this prestigious list are firm partners Adam Gaslowitz, Craig Frankel and Robert Port. Partner Millie Baumbusch joins the ranks of the Rising Star list for the second consecutive year. This is the 12th consecutive year Super Lawyers has named Adam Gaslowitz to its list, the 11th consecutive year for Craig Frankel and 9...
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Craig Frankel Speaks at Atlanta Bar Association Family Law Section Breakfast

Founding partner Craig Frankel was honored to speak at the January Atlanta Bar Association’s Family Law Section breakfast. Mr. Frankel shared with his peers his insights on trust and will pitfalls for divorce lawyers. The Atlanta Bar Association is the largest voluntary bar association in the southeast with a membership of more than 6,000 members from 12 counties across the metropolitan Atlanta region. The 400-member Family Law Section strives to keep its members on the forefront of the ever-...
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Founding Partner Adam Gaslowitz and Attorney Trevor E. Brice Featured in Attorney at Law Magazine

Adam Gaslowitz Selected to GA Super Lawyers Top 100 List
                Founding partner Adam Gaslowitz and attorney Trevor E. Brice recently educated readers of Attorney at Law Magazine on essential tips to prevent estate disputes in the publication’s most recent issue. Mr. Gaslowitz and Mr. Brice co-authored the article “Planning for Peace: Avoiding Estat e Disputes”, which provides valuable information to help clients sidestep common issues that may lead to estate disputes. So...
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Partner Robert Port Publishes Article on Popular Financial Website

Partner Robert Port wrote an article that was published on HumbleDollar, a popular financial website. Mr. Port’s article entitled “Courtside Seat”, outlined lessons learned and tips for clients with an interest in investments. Published on Jan. 16, the article informs clients how to avoid actively managed investments, qualities to look for in a good financial advisor and effectively managing your money based on your risk tolerance, personal goals and financial needs. With an emphasis on re...
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3 Questions to Ask Your Estate Planning Attorney Now to Avoid Estate Disputes Later

Estate planning is a topic many people avoid because of its direct link to mortality; however, it is important to prepare and plan for your future heirs. Enlisting the services of a qualified estate planning attorney will save your loved ones time, money and sanity when it comes to settling your estate. But, hiring the wrong estate planning attorney may result in miscommunication regarding the division of your assets, disputes among your future heirs, and could cost you more money down the road....
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Gaslowitz Frankel Welcomes Attorney Trevor Brice to the Firm

Gaslowitz Frankel, LLC is excited to welcome a new attorney to the firm. New associate Trevor Brice joins the firm with specialties in fiduciary, commercial and business litigation. In his new role at Gaslowitz Frankel, Mr. Brice will represent a myriad of clients ranging from institutions to individuals in multimillion-dollar legal matters such as shareholder disagreements and estate disputes. “I am excited to join a firm that keeps its clients’ best interests firmly in mind,” Brice says. ...
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Effective Communication May Reduce Disputes between Executors and Beneficiaries

Estate Disputes- Understanding the Process and the Responsibilities
When a loved one passes away, it’s a difficult time for everyone involved. But often executors and beneficiaries are able to come together over a common goal: preserving the deceased’s legacy. Even so, it is not uncommon for disputes to arise between beneficiaries and executors during the administration and distribution of an estate. At times, these issues can result from a lack of knowledge and communication from the executor. Executors are often labeled as intentionally withholding informat...
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