David J. Ferry, Jr. Installed as President of DSBA

David J. Ferry, Jr. Installed as President of DSBA

Ferry Joseph, P.A. is pleased to announce that Managing Director David J. Ferry, Jr. was installed as the President of the Delaware State Bar Association at the annual Bench & Bar Conference on June 15, 2018. Mr. Ferry is a resident of North Wilmington, and has been practicing law since 1982. Click here for the announcement.

NFL and NBA Team Owner’s Estate Woes

NFL and NBA Team Owner’s Estate Woes

Tom Benson, owner of the NFL’s New Orleans Saints and the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans, recently passed away at the age of 90.  Prior to Benson’s passing, he was involved in a protracted legal battle with his daughter, Renee Benson, and her children, Rita LeBlanc and Ryan LeBlanc regarding a guardianship proceeding. In the wake of Benson’s death, his third wife, Gayle Benson, became the sole beneficiary of an estate […]

Seniors Not Saving for Retirement, Working Longer

Seniors Not Saving for Retirement, Working Longer

American society has seen a recent alarming trend of seniors working well into their golden years with little to no retirement savings to keep them afloat.  As a result, many now find themselves working long into years they once believed would be spent enjoying their retirements.  Of further concern, experts believe this is likely a reality that will continue to affects millions more in the years to come unless drastic […]

Charitable Trusts

Charitable Trusts

For many years, the traditional formula upon a parent’s passing has been to bequeath their property and assets to the surviving members of his or her family.  Yet while this continues to be the predominant estate planning choice employed by many parents, there has also been a noted uptick in those who wish to bequeath their assets to charitable trusts. Charitable trusts allow individuals to give to charity while simultaneously […]

Outliving your Retirement Savings

Outliving your Retirement Savings

According to a recent report in The Washington Post, Americans are living longer than ever.  However, within such a notable finding there also comes the realization that people are also living more expensive lives as a result, often without much of a financial safety net gathered along the way.  In fact, the report adds, nearly 20% of Americans over the age of 65-years-old are working today.  While some of these […]