Premarital Agreements from A to Z

$195.00

Live Broadcast on November 8, 2018

CLE Credits earned: 2 GEN

This seminar will cover the initial prenuptial consultation, the basics of drafting a prenuptial agreement, amending a prenuptial agreement after signing, and invalidating or challenging a prenuptial agreement. Attendees will learn pitfalls, legal standards, necessary considerations of the bride and groom and why their ages will make a difference in drafting, and some concepts often not discussed by fiancées whose foresight is blurred by love. This course is co-sponsored with myLawCLE. Key topics to be discussed: •   Initial consult •   Drafting •   Amending the Agreement •   Challenging the Agreement Date / Time: November 8, 2018 •   10:00 am – 12:00 pm Eastern •   9:00 am – 11:00 am Central •   8:00 am – 10:00 am Mountain •   7:00 am – 9:00 am Pacific Choose a format: •   Live Video Broadcast/Re-Broadcast: Watch Program “live” in real-time, must sign-in and watch program on date and time set above. May ask questions during presentation via chat box. Qualifies for “live” CLE credit. •   On-Demand Video: Access CLE 24/7 via on-demand library and watch program anytime. Qualifies for self-study CLE credit. On-demand versions are made available 7 business days after the original recording date and are view-able for up to one year.

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Original Broadcast Date: November 8, 2018

Julie R. Hess, Esq. is a Partner & Director of Operations in the Lexington, MA office of Kajko, Weisman & Colasanti, LLP, where she concentrates her practice in family law. Her practice includes the representation of individuals involved in some of the most difficult of life’s transitions, including divorce, paternity actions, modification of agreements and judgments, custody disputes, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, enforcement proceedings, and restraining orders.

To serve clients with the utmost quality representation, Ms. Hess draws upon her many years of litigation experience and her training as a conciliator to reach the best possible result for every client. Her analytical approach and hard-earned reputation for integrity and discretion ensures quality results, keeping the client’s best interest at the forefront of her practice. Ms. Hess believes that zealous advocacy combines an understanding of the law with a creative use of intellect, negotiation, reasoned decision-making and effective implementation of experts.

Ms. Hess has been honored in 2007-2010 and 2013-2018 by being named a Rising Star in Massachusetts and New England’s Super Lawyers Magazine/Boston Magazine, an honor awarded to only 2.5% of certain lawyers in Massachusetts. She has also been appointed as a Discovery Master and Conciliator in Middlesex Probate & Family Courts.

Ms. Hess is admitted to practice in all courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts. Attorney Hess is a member of the American, Massachusetts, Boston, and Essex County Bar Associations. Attorney Hess is a certified conciliator and notary public.

You can find more about Attorney Hess at www.massfirm.com/About/Julie-R-Hess.shtml.

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