Probate, Estates, & Trusts

This blog is for educational purposes only as well as to give you a general understanding of the law and to share general information about my firm and practice areas, not to provide specific legal advice. By visiting this blog,  you understand that there is no attorney client relationship between you and The Law Office of Mahogany Taylor.  No statement on this blog should be interpreted or relied upon as legal advice. 

3 Ways to Avoid Probate Costs

The bad news: When a deceased person’s estate (all of their money and property) has to go through probate (the court-supervised process of distributing a deceased person’s money and property), it can be subject to a variety of costs stemming from attorneys, executors,...

How to Choose a Trustee

When you establish a trust, you name someone to be the trustee. A trustee does what you do right now with your financial affairs—collect income, pay bills and taxes, save and invest for the future, buy and sell property, provide for your loved ones, keep accurate...

Wills vs. Trusts: A Quick & Simple Guide

Confused about the differences between a will and a trust?  If so, you are not alone. While it is always wise to contact experts like us, it is also important to understand the basics. Here is a quick and simple reference guide: What a Revocable Living Trust Can...

Mahogany Taylor


Mahogany is an experienced Estate Planning & Probate attorney in San Diego, CA.  She is committed to approaching each client’s situation with thoughtfulness and integrity, providing unique solutions to their estate planning needs.