26th Aug 2019

Stop by my office and check out our latest “fine art” exhibit. Honestly, it is basically just a few of my kids’ county fair entries hanging out until the pumpkins soften. But still highly entertaining! (And what is dad’s office … more

20th Aug 2019

In the last post we looked at the basic rule for a valid handwritten or “holographic” will in Oklahoma. The first requirement is that it must be “entirely written . . . by the hand of the testator himself,” as … more

9th Aug 2019

Old Glory was front and center and looking good at the opening of the Texas County Free Fair this Wednesday. I was there with the Ambassadors helping the Board and others do a ribbon cutting and kick off this year’s … more

14th Jun 2019

The topic of handwritten wills has gained interest recently because of developments in the Aretha Franklin estate. Basic Questions So what is the law? Can handwritten wills be legally valid? Can a Court or Judge admit a handwritten will to … more