Estate Planning Made Easy: A Conversation with Tony Turner

Embarking on the Estate Planning Voyage

When stories of prominent figures losing a fortune due to faulty estate planning come to light, it makes one wonder, "Do I know what estate planning really is?" Seemingly complex, the notion of estate planning often seems shrouded in obscurity. 

But worry not, Tony Turner, partner at Cohen Pollock Merlin Turner Law, steps in to shine a beacon on the intricate world of estate planning, breaking it down into understandable, digestible parts.

Demystifying Estate Planning

Estate planning isn't just a morbid exercise about divvying up your assets for when you're gone. 

It's a comprehensive process of organizing your assets to ensure your wishes are carried out, and your loved ones are cared for, even after you're no longer here to take the helm. It's about taking control of the future, so you can enjoy the present.

Expert Insights with Tony Turner

Tony Turner, a seasoned attorney from CPMT, graciously shared his knowledge about estate planning. 

With a clear approach, he breaks down the complexities and demystifies the process.

The Cornerstones of Estate Planning

There are three fundamental elements to estate planning that Tony highlights:


Your will is essentially your voice from beyond, detailing who gets what from your assets. It's the roadmap that directs your personal representative or executor on how to settle your affairs.


Trusts are instruments that can offer greater control over how your wealth is distributed. They can also provide protections and privileges that a simple will cannot, such as avoiding probate or managing assets for minor children.

Power of Attorney

This crucial document authorizes a trusted individual to make important decisions on your behalf when you're unable to do so, ensuring your wishes are respected, even in unforeseen circumstances.

CPMT Law: Your Estate Planning Partner

With CPMT Law, you're not just getting legal advice; you're gaining a trusted partner for your estate planning journey. 

The team, under the guidance of Tony Turner, is dedicated to delivering personalized service and clear solutions that put your mind at ease.

FAQs: Setting the Course Straight on Estate Planning

During the discussion, Tony addressed some common questions around estate planning:

  • When should you start estate planning? There's no time like the present. The sooner you start, the sooner you'll have peace of mind knowing your future is secure.
  • How do you choose the right attorney for estate planning? Look for someone who listens to your needs, understands your unique situation, and has the expertise to guide you through the process effectively.

Everyone Needs an Estate Plan

Estate planning isn't reserved for the wealthy or the elderly. It's a proactive step that every adult should take. So, set your worries aside and embark on your estate planning journey today with experts like Tony Turner and the CPMT Law team.

After taking in this simplified guide to estate planning, make sure to delve deeper into the subject by watching the full conversation with Tony Turner on YouTube. Share the wealth of knowledge with a friend or family member who might benefit from these insights.