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E289 Why You Need a Local Executor in New York

E289 Why You Need a Local Executor in New York

Most people correctly assume you need a local executor in New York, but they may not know exactly why. Let’s review a few real-world scenarios and reasons why you need an executor local to New York.

E288 There’s No Such Thing as a Perfect Estate Plan

E288 There’s No Such Thing as a Perfect Estate Plan

“There’s no such thing as a perfect estate plan,” Sherlock Holmes would probably say if he did probate. What we mean is that things may not work out the way you plan, no matter how hard you try.

E287 How Long Does Probating Bitcoin Take in New York

E287 How Long Does Probating Bitcoin Take in New York?

How long does probate take in New York if the estate includes bitcoin? As we talked about in  a prior blog How Long Does Probate Take in New York, generally probate takes 15 months or longer; sometimes up to 3 years. Those numbers are actually on the lower side, because of post-covid delays that we are dealing with now.

Here we will discuss how a new-ish asset like bitcoin may add some delays.

Anthony S. Park

Anthony S. Park

Executor, Attorney, Entrepreneur

I’m a New York executor and attorney, helping folks with estates, real estate, and inheritance.

I’m also an entrepreneur, ranging from running a factory in east Africa to local retail businesses.

I also podcast and write books, to share knowledge about how to make your legal and money matters easier.