Norristown, PA, October 8, 2018– High Swartz attorney Mary R. LaSota recently presented “Pitfalls to Avoid in Estate Planning” to the Women’s Junior League of Philadelphia.  Some top pitfalls people tend to make when planning their estate include:  beneficiary blunders, naming specific assets in their Wills, naming the wrong person to act as your agent, hiring the wrong attorney to write your estate plan, leaving assets to minors, not planning for the death of a beneficiary, or failing to plan at all.  Each of these pitfalls will be discussed along with additional ones to avoid.

With more than 10 years’ experience, LaSota has built a reputation for providing estate planning for families and offering legal solutions for startups and entrepreneurs across Chester, Montgomery, Delaware and Philadelphia counties. She focuses her practice on estate planning, estate administration and tax law. She believes in empowering her clients with the knowledge to plan for and protect their family’s and loved ones’ future.

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Mary R. LaSota, Esq.

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