24th Mar 2020

Oklahoma law requires two witnesses for most types of last wills and testaments. One notable exception is the holographic will, which this series of blog posts is exploring. This blog post highlights a couple of the main reasons the law … more

10th Mar 2020

In a recent blog post in this series on handwritten or holographic wills, we looked at the fact that Oklahoma law requires no witnesses for a valid holographic will. This brings up a couple of interesting points we are going … more

31st Jan 2020

If you have not read the first update on my assistant Eilish, please start there by clicking here. The main update points since then from my perspective/understanding: -Eilish is out of Trauma ICU. -Eilish is now in a Rehabilitation Hospital … more

26th Jan 2020

The holographic will statute in Oklahoma basically starts out and lists a number of “musts” – or things a holographic will absolutely has to have to be valid under Oklahoma law. You can read the prior posts in this series … more

21st Jan 2020

My assistant Eilish was in a bad accident late last week. She spent an evening in a local Emergency Room before being airlifted to a Trauma Intensive Care Unit. My wife Julie and I have been gone the last few … more

18th Dec 2019

My family caught The Nativity at the Guymon Community Theater last Friday evening. A few pictures are below. This was an original play written by local artist Noah Golaboff. It was a humorous “behind the scenes” look at a community … more

16th Dec 2019

In prior posts in this series, we looked at several “musts” that holographic wills need to have in order to be valid under Oklahoma law: -Entirely Handwritten; -Handwritten by the Testator; –Dated; –Signed; Last post we began to look at … more

9th Dec 2019

Below are a few pictures of last Friday’s events in downtown and a follow up to my prior post.

5th Dec 2019

This coming Friday evening, December 6, 2019, downtown Guymon will be bustling with Christmas activity. There will be something for everyone including: -Lighting of the Courthouse and Courthouse Tree at 5:45; -Santa arriving by Apollo Helicopter at 5:30; -Local business … more

4th Dec 2019

The holographic will statute in Oklahoma has a number of “musts.” Those have been the subject of the last few blog posts in this series. Namely in order to be valid, holographic wills must be: -Entirely Handwritten; -Handwritten by the … more