Author: Frame & Frame, LLC

LGBTQ Estate Planning: 3 Things You Need Now

A proper estate plan is critical for everyone – no matter their level of wealth or income. At its core, estate planning is not really about the value of assets involved, but the desire to control and ensure that your wishes are honored when you are no longer able to speak for yourself. Do not… Continued

12 Mistakes to Avoid During Probate

As the executor of an estate, also called the Personal Representative in Maryland (hereinafter referred to a PR), you have certain legal obligations and a fiduciary duty to take certain actions, or inactions, on behalf of the estate.  Otherwise, you may be held personally liable to the beneficiaries of the estate.  Below are 12 mistakes… Continued

Frame & Frame Opens New Law Office in White Marsh, MD

For Immediate Release: Frame & Frame Attorneys at Law is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in White Marsh, Maryland.  Attorney Richard Adams will oversee legal services and operations at the new office located at 8615 Ridgely’s Choice Drive. The expansion of the firm is an exciting initiative to meet the needs… Continued

Frame & Frame Co-Sponsors Annual Vernon G. Frame Scholarship

Frame & Frame, in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Lake Shore, annually co-sponsors the Vernon G. Frame Scholarship. This is need based scholarship is open to high school seniors at Severna Park, Chesapeake and Northeast High Schools who plan to study law or law enforcement. The application is available on the website and applications… Continued

An Overview of Life Estate Deeds in Maryland

If you own real estate in Maryland, it is important to consider and make informed decisions about these types of assets. A life estate deed can be a valuable tool to help you legally pass your real property assets to your heirs and avoid the probate process, while also preserving tax benefits.  This type of… Continued

Tara Frame, Expert in Estate Planning and Elder Law, Featured In I95 Business

Tara Frame Shares Expertise on Crisis Business Planning The February Issue of I95 Business, Preparing the Next Generation, features Tara Frame of Frame & Frame Attorneys at Law sharing her expertise in crisis business planning. Believe it or not, estate planning should be an early decision in your business plan. I95 Business features top industry… Continued

Life Care Planning and Special Needs

When considering how best to plan for someone with special needs and/or disabilities, it might be helpful to approach this task as a life care plan.  A life care plan is an ever-evolving assessment of financial security and supportive services, so that the person with special needs is able to live a life of meaning… Continued

Frame & Frame Recognized as 2022 Super Lawyers

Frame & Frame Attorneys at Law have been recognized as 2022 Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters for the third year in a row.  This year, the firm is proud to have three attorneys recognized for this elite award, which is a result of nominations submitted by peers in the legal industry and accredited by third… Continued

Frame & Frame Attorneys at Law Welcomes Richard L. Adams, III

Frame & Frame Attorneys at Law is pleased to announce that Richard “Ricky” L. Adams, III has joined the firm as an associate attorney.  For over 65 years, the law firm of Frame & Frame has been serving the legal needs of the community providing legal services, often to several generations of the same family,… Continued

What to do When a Loved One Dies

No one is ever prepared for a loved one to pass, nor do we like thinking about it. The funeral ceremony can make a significant difference for those who are grieving a loss. It is essential to have a personalized and meaningful ceremony that helps friends and family members reflect on their relationship with their… Continued