Kentucky Legislature Increases Surviving Spouse/Child Probate Exemption

By Donald M. Wakefield During the 2020 Regular Session, the Kentucky General Assembly passed House Bill 307, which was signed into law on March 17, 2020 and will take effect on July 15, 2020.  HB 307 expands the surviving spouse’s exemption from $15,000 to $30,000.  If a decedent has no surviving...

GMA Attorneys & Staff Work Continuity Announcement [UPDATED]

Updated: Friday, May 15, 2020 In response to the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) pandemic, the law firm of Gess Mattingly & Atchison, P.S.C., advises that the firm remains open for business and strives to continue providing a high quality of legal services and to meet client needs and expectatio...