Secrecy, Anonymity LLC, and Asset Protection

There is this false narrative or myth that is going around. That anonymity LLCs are an actual way to people to evade taxes, or for landlords to avoid being identified to evade lawsuits. The essential idea is that Anonymous LLCs are where the LLC member names are not...

Series LLCs Made Simple

Very strong asset protection requires a few layers. Just like dressing for winter. A good asset protection attorney uses tools ranging from LLCs to FLP and offshore asset protection trusts. One strategy we have discussed a lot is the use of LLCs to shield individuals...

Sue Happy Nirvana & Asset Protection

So what is this mysterious term Asset Protection? We hear the words, but don’t really know what it is or how it is meant to work. What has changed with the legal system over the past 30 + years that has made asset protection so important? These are all great...

Key Concepts to Asset Protection for REI

Real Estate is one of the most important, and most difficult assets to protect. This is because real estate cannot be picked up and moved away from a lawsuit. The sad fact is that you cannot purely rely on your insurance provider to cover claims when needed. It is...

LLC Asset Protection for REI – The Pros and Cons

How is it that after 300 years of doing it right, did the U.S. legal system shift to a “sue happy nirvana?” It happened when well-meaning, but misguided judges, decided society could sue itself to their hears desire. This opened Pandora’s Box to a new breed of...

Asset Protection and Divorce

Nobody gets married planning to get in a divorce. But the very sad thing is that divorce happen, and they now happen more then 50% of the time. Now, the typical asset protection situation is where individuals or married couples look to protect their assets from other...

Asset Protection Trusts – Domestic vs Foreign

What is an asset protection trust? Who needs them? Where do you set them up? Lets jump into this. Lets start with the need for asset protection and why asset protection works. Asset Protection works by removing the economic incentive for a person, and that person’s...

COVID – 19 and Future Legal Liability

This is a very polarizing time! At first I was not even sure I wanted to talk or write about this topic. People are hurting, some have lost loved ones, some people such as doctors, real estate investors, and syndicators are business as usual. So that means liability...