Wine, Women, & Wills

You're Invited! Please join us for our next Wine, Women, and Wills event on December 11th. We will be hosting this event at My Fresh Basket in Spokane. We'll enjoy wine tasting and get ALL our questions about wills and estates answered. Light appetizers and local wine served while learning about the critical documents all women must have to protect themselves and their families. Read More

Jump & Bounce & Estate Planning

You're Invited!  We will be presenting an interactive lecture about the critical information every parent needs to know how to protect their family should Mom or Dad become incapacitated or pass away. You can’t afford to miss this opportunity! See you there! Read More

5 Essential Estate Planning Forms You Need to Know About

Death. It is inevitable. No one likes considering their mortality but, the smartest among us prepare for it. Preparation helps the suffering of those you are leaving behind. Filing the proper estate planning forms, consolidating assets into a trust, and making sure your affairs are in order is the greatest gift you can give your surviving loved ones. By planning for the unexpected, you can avoid being taken Read More

Do SSI Lawyers Really Help With Your Disability Claim?

If you find yourself in need of assistance for a social security disability case, it is important to get help from an expert. Many people make the error of representing themselves. While you may know your rights, it is always advantageous to reach out to one, or several social security disability law firms to increase your overall chance of success. Follow the tips below to learn more about the importance of Read More

What is a Meretricious Relationship?

While a great number of relationships will split up between their first and second year, many will persist for many years or even decades. If both parties can not agree or do not believe in the traditions of marriage, they might still be regarded under the law as in a meretricious relationship (definitions and terminology vary depending upon the state of residence). Here is everything to know about whether or Read More

What to Look for in a Great Disability Lawyer

Have you submitted a disability benefits claim and are waiting to hear whether or not it's been approved? Unfortunately, the odds are stacked against you. Only 23% of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) claims are approved at the initial application stage. Sometimes, even less if you did not use a disability lawyer. Of course, you can always appeal a denial of disability, but even then, you're facing an Read More

How a PTSD Disability Impacts Your VA Compensation Claim

As 13 million people across the country experience Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in some form, there are many highly functioning people actively managing their disability on a daily basis. Likewise, there are many more who are unaware they may have PTSD or do not know how to go about getting treatment and compensation for it. If you struggle with the symptoms of PTSD the last thing you want to deal with is Read More

Disinheriting a Child and Other Considerations of a Last Will and Testament

While nearly 70% of millennials expect some kind of inheritance from family members, only about 40% end up getting one. Those whose family have decided on disinheriting a child could be in for a bigger surprise. Here is everything you need to understand about the process and the concept. Why Disinherit a Child? When you have a child or a grandchild who you choose to disinherit, you are choosing to Read More

Spotlight On: Nicole Nimens – YWCA & Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  Lilac City Law is proud to partner with businesses and organizations in the Spokane area to make sure you’re taken care of beyond the scope of our services.    Here is a List of Our Partners In this Spotlight On blog article, we asked Nicole Nimens to talk about Domestic Violence Awareness Month and how the YWCA is committed to Ending the Silence around domestic violence and supporting victims and survivors. Read More

Jump & Bounce & Estate Planning

You're Invited!  We will be presenting an interactive lecture about the critical information every parent needs to know how to protect their family should Mom or Dad become incapacitated or pass away. You can’t afford to miss this opportunity! See you there! Read More