Jared Everton and his team worked tirelessly to negotiate with medical providers and insurance company to reach a satisfactory settlement regarding my automobile accident. The end result was much better than I expected. I have also used Jackson White Law for Divorce proceedings and subsequent related issues and have never been disappointed in the results. Everyone I have come across at this firm is extremely professional, knowledgeable, experienced, and competent.read more
Absolutely hands down the best in the business! They are the real deal indeed. Very professional and courteous. I would recommend their services to anyone and everyone.
Ashley was very friendly and polite and expert in her knowledge of Law and extremely helpful. She successfully reduced my speeding from Criminal to civil. I'm very grateful. Thank you!
Working with Attorney Jared Everton was as easy and efficient. Living thousands of miles away made me nervous, but they were great and put my mind at ease.
Daniel M. is an exceptional employee. Keeps you informed, honest, to the point, and very helpful. It had been a pleasure working with him on my issue.
I wish I could give 10 stars! From the moment I called Jackson White's ALTCS team, I felt like everything was going to be taken care of. They were the calm in my storm, the island in the ocean. I hope they know the difference they made in at least one life. And, after all, that’s the best thing we can do.read more
Jackson White provided excellent legal advice and representation. They were my first pick, and I’m glad I gave them the opportunity to support my and my business. I highly recommend this firm.
Very helpful went above our expectations Would recommend to friends and familyWould have had a real problem with this case but they got a better deal then we ever thoughtWas possible Margaret Pfannenstiel
With out a doubt the best law firm I've had the pleasure of working with, this law firm was there for me in every way to get the job done and in a very reasonable time frame..We will definitely use them again and again for all our legal needs thank you Jackson Whiteread more
GREAT TO WORK WITH!!!!!!!!!I would like to thank Pace Rawlins of Rawlins Law and JacksonWhite Attorneys at Law for helping me with my case. The process went smoothly. And my 10 year Permanent Resident Card was approved in less than a year. Me and my husband are happy and grateful with the result of this. Thank you once again on doing a great job. And for all of your hard work!read more
These guys were amazing. They listenned to my story and believed in me. They gave me a list of what I needed to have my felony judgements set aside and got it done for a portion of the cost everyone else wanted. Thank you JacksonWhite helping me restore my dignity.**Update** Just wanted to add a life update. I passed my test and will be a licensed addiction counselor soon. This has opened up so many doors for me. Thank you again.read more
I have worked with Timothy Durkin in Family Law matters. He is amazing and helped change the life of my daughter in positive ways. He looks for a way to settle and if he can’t he is a bulldog in the courtroom and a pleasure to watch during cross examination! I highly recommend him.read more
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I highly recommend Tanner , never misled me always direct answers. Very professional attorneys, as the whole staff . Received my SSDI in 7 months. Thank you. Joseph
I needed legal assistance with a difficult guardianship matter. I hired Jackson White because of their excellent reputation in elder law. My attorney Colton Johnston worked very closely with me. He was very responsive whenever I needed information and supportive with my family. His services were well worth the money and I was very satisfied with the results. Much thanks!read more
After years of struggling with trying to recover from legal issues, having used an attorney that failed to yield results, and after personally appealing to a judge several times without results, Jackson-White made the difference that had been missing for 10 years. Because of them, I am able to start my life again. I’m forever grateful and would recommend them a thousand times over.read more
I highly recommend JacksonWhite . This team of attorneys went above and beyond to help me through a very serious and difficult time in my life. They have fought and won several cases on my behalf and I am sincerely grateful.read more
I’ve dealt with numerous attorneys over the past 21 years and I’ve never had any of them deliver on their promises in a timely matter, nor have they stuck to the fee agreement, until now. I received a speeding ticket while driving with my wife and daughter in the car. I was given this ticket at the very end of the month and for those of you who know, police departments do have quotas and they are required to meet them. I was an absolute casualty of this underhanded theft, that occurs to many of us who are collectively known as “We The People.” The officer was dishonest in every aspect of the charge, including but not limited to, stating he had me speeding on “LIE DAR,” with an obvious focus on “LIE.” On the ticket he wrote “Pace,” as the method for his observation, which was an impossibility. Jackson White charged me a fair fee and took care of EVERYTHING! The outcome couldn’t have been better. I NEVER take the time to leave feedback, however, I’ve NEVER witnessed the level of professionalism and customer service from any law firm in my entire life, until NOW. I’m a business owner and work in high finance and dealing with attorneys is part of my normal daily business activities. I can say with the utmost confidence, that they not only set and met my expectations, they far exceeded them. A major THANK YOU is in order, as is this five star review. Should you have a situation that requires their specific services, know that you’re in the best hands you can be in, I KNOW.read more
Jackson-White did such a good job with my setting aside my charge. They were all very professional and helpful and after I sent them everything they needed, they did the rest. I didn't have to worry or really do anything! Because of Jackson-White I as able to get a job at a local hospital and get into nursing school. Thank you guys so much!read more
Jackson White Lawfirm was amazing!! They were very great at keeping me up to date with everything. Great staff and amazing team to work with! I couldn’t thank each of them enough for helping me.
I was referred to Jared by another attorney who spoke very highly of him. Jared and his staff were professional and attentive. Johanna kept me informed, e-mailing and calling to let me know what to expect along the process.read more
The experience I had was Exceptional! I would Highly recommend this legal team. Our appointment for my son was immediate and they put my mind at ease. I was very satisfied with the outcome of his case. A mother’s sigh of relief. Thank you again!read more
I got a terrible speeding ticket while visiting my brother in Arizona. I live in California. The officer said, "You're lucky I don't impound your car and throw you in Jail!" Needless to say I was clocked at a considerable amount over the legal speed limit.I did not have the time or the inclination to appear in court and follow through with the directives. I was directed (by Google!) to Jackson White law firm and starting with the first call, my experience was first rate. It was costly, but worth every penny. I never had to appear, or pay any fine. I did have to take the driving class online, but that's all.I recommend Jackson White to anyone who needs their help!read more
Great to work with. Couldn’t have asked for any better service. They were with me all the, answering all of my questions. This is an outstanding lawyer firm.
These folks did a fantastic job. They were able to help me out tremendously ! The legal system is frustratingly slow , however JacksonWhite made the process as painless as possible. Thanks a bunch!
Colton Johnston did an amazing job on a very difficult case. I found him to be professional, kind, thoughtful and diligent. He stayed focused and determined to provide the best result possible. I live out of state and he maintained great contact with me throughout the process. I would hire him again if I ever needed an attorney!read more
Arizona Beneficiary Deeds Explained
In an effort to assist families in receiving property from a deceased loved one faster, the Arizona Legislature has passed A.R.S. § 33-405. This law lays out the guidelines and requirements for a Beneficiary Deed.
A Beneficiary Deed is simply a legal instrument that allows an individual to leave any real estate to a family member or other party in a deed, rather than a will.
Previously, an individual could only transfer property to a loved one in one of three ways:
during their lifetime through a deed
in a will at their death
in a trust during their life or at their death
Each one of these options could involve various legal, personal, and tax issues.
Avoiding Probate with a Beneficiary Deed
The Arizona Beneficiary Deed Law allows you to avoid the possibly lengthy probate process. It allows you to sign and record a deed, during your lifetime, that transfers real property to one or more people upon your death.
Unlike a normal deed, this transfer of property will not occur automatically – it will only occur upon your death. You can revoke the deed at any time and you can still do anything with the property without any restrictions. Unlike a trust, the owner of the property actually maintains control of the property rather than a Trustee.
For example, if you own your home, you can sign and record a beneficiary deed that transfers your home to your children automatically upon death. As long as the deed has not been revoked or the property sold, your children will receive your home immediately upon your death.
It is important to note, however, that the value of your home will be attributed to your entire estate for tax purposes, so you don’t escape tax liability completely. However, your children will not have to wait until the probate proceedings have concluded to receive your home.
Planning Your Estate in Arizona
The Arizona Beneficiary Deed is one more mechanism for you to consider in planning your estate. They don’t work in every situation, but they can be extremely helpful to some families.
Our experienced, compassionate legal team can help you find the best legal options for you and your family – and minimize your cost in the process. Call us to schedule a consultation today.
Call Arizona Estate Attorney Dave Weed at (480)467-4325 to discuss your case today.
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