Mr. Hudack started his career in real estate, managing transactions for Fortune 500 companies. In addition to negotiating, executing, and closing acquisitions for sales and leases, he started and operated his own businesses. He has served as corporate and litigation counsel to community associations throughout California. Joe earned his Juris Doctorate from Western State College of Law, magna cum laude, so he could expand his practice and use his talents to assist clients with estate planning, business law, contract review and drafting, and real estate law services.

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Estate Planning for Grandchildren: Ensuring a Secure Future

Key Considerations – Estate Planning for Grandchildren Your role as a grandparent in estate planning for grandchildren is crucial for ensuring their financial security and well-being. Whether your grandchildren are adults or minors, the process of transferring your assets can significantly impact their future. Grandparents often take on the responsibility of providing additional or full-time…

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Why Should I Establish a Special Needs Trust?

A Special Needs Trust (SNT) is a vital estate planning tool designed to enhance the quality of life for individuals with disabilities or long-term medical conditions without compromising their eligibility for essential public assistance programs like Medicaid and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Establishing an SNT ensures that your loved one has access to additional resources…

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What Homeowners Should Expect from the HOA

Understanding Your Rights and Expectations as a Homeowner in an HOA Homeowners joining an HOA should expect a certain level of service, rooted in legally recognized rights and basic principles of respect. Here’s what to anticipate: Recommended Resources for Further Reading About HOA For Legal Advice, Homeowners Should Consult an HOA Attorney If you’re facing…

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Strategies for Using Offshore Asset Protection Trusts and LLCs

Protecting Diverse Assets with Offshore Asset Protection Trusts Individuals may own a variety of assets, including cash, stocks, and intellectual property. An effective strategy to protect these assets involves using an offshore limited liability company (LLC) in conjunction with an offshore asset protection trust. This combination can safeguard both liquid and tangible assets, including real…

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Common Issues Faced by HOA Management Companies

Homeowners’ Association (HOA) management companies can significantly reduce the burden of managing your HOA. However, not all experiences with these companies are positive. Understanding the common issues faced by HOA management companies can help you make an informed decision. Common Issues Faced by HOA Management Companies: Inadequate Communication: One of the most frequent complaints is…