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San Diego Attorney: Featuring In-Home Consultations and reasonably priced legal documents: living trusts, wills, other estate planning documents, and prenuptial agreements - complete estate plans starting as low as $575.00 and prenuptial agreements with a base fee of $500.00.

Craig J. Bauman, Attorney at Law (858) 488-1497
Email: contact@baumanenterprises.com

San Diego Attorney: Representing Clients in Estate Planning, Livings Trusts, Wills and related documents.

Welcome to the San Diego law firm of Craig J. Bauman. Not only do I offer high-quality, reasonably-priced legal services, but I also offer the option of having all consultations in the privacy of your own home, at no extra cost!

The legal services I offer include: Estate Planning (Living Trusts, Wills, Financial Power of Attorney, Health Care Power of Attorney, Real Property Trust Transfers, Probate, Conservatorship, Guardianship, Inheritance Disputes)
" Other Legal Services (Prenuptial Agreements, LLCs, Incorporations)

For more information, please click on any listing above, email contact@baumanenterprises.com or call (858) 488-1497





A complete set of estate planning documents, including instructions and funding assistance starting at $575.00 for most people, for which most attorneys charge between $1,200.00 and $1,500.00 (and for that price you have to go to their office).Please click on Estate Planning Portfolio if you would like to see a description of what is included at the $525.00 price.


Yes, your eyes did not deceive you! I offer clients the option of having all consultations in the privacy of their own home, at no extra cost. For more information on this service, please click on In-Home Consultations. In-home consultations, at no extra charge, are offered in the following areas:

Alpine, San Diego Oceanside, San Diego
Bonita, San Diego Pacific Beach, San Diego
Bonsall, San Diego Point Loma, San Diego
Bostonia, San Diego Poway, San Diego
Boulevard, San Diego Rancho Bernardo, San Diego
Campo, San Diego Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego
Cardiff, San Diego San Marcos, San Diego
Carlsbad, San Diego Santee, San Diego
Clairemont, San Diego Solana Beach, San Diego
Chula Vista, San Diego Spring Valley, San Diego
Coronado, San Diego University City, San Diego
Del Mar, San Diego Vista, San Diego
El Cajon, San Diego
Encinitas, San Diego
Escondido, San Diego
Fallbrook, San Diego
Hillcrest, San Diego
Imperial Beach, San Diego
Jamul, San Diego
Julian, San Diego
Kearney Mesa, San Diego
Kensington, San Diego
La Jolla, San Diego
La Mesa, San Diego
Lake San Marcos, San Diego
Lakeside, San Diego
Lemon Grove, San Diego
Leucadia, San Diego
Mira Mesa, San Diego
National City, San Diego
North Park, San Diego
Ocean Beach, San Diego


The subject of revocable living trusts, for many people, still remains a mystery. That is mainly because most people do not understand what happens when a person dies. We all imagine that all we have to do is to place in writing, ( a Will), instructions as to who is supposed to receive our assets when we die. The typical comment by many people is that, "I just want everything to go to my kids! It's that simple!" Unfortunately, is is not "that simple". That is what most people do not understand and that is why most people do not appreciate the advantages of a Revocable Living Trust.

Death and Probate: Here is actually what happens when a person dies without a Trust:


Doctors, with only very rare exceptions, do not make house calls anymore. Traditionally, "as a rule", attorneys have never made house calls. However, I am the exception to the rule. I do not mind the travel and I find that it is much easier on the client and the client is more relaxed and focused, when appointments are held in their home.


Included in the standard Estate Plan are the following:

Revocable Living Trust
Trust Asset List
Will(s) (Pour-over type)
Durable Power of Attorney for Finances
Advance Health Care Directive
Funding Instructions
Trust Transfer Deed for Home
Funding Letters
Documents Location List
Notification List
Settlement Instructions


- A/B or A/B/C Trusts:
- Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts (ILIT):
- Charitable Giving:
- Family Limited Partnerships:



By completing a simple questionaire, followed by an initial consultation, drafts of the agreement can be produced for review. A second attorney serves as the attorney for one of the parties and then the agreement is executed. The fees for most couples is $500.00 plus the cost of the second attorney. Please click on Establishing a Prenuptial Agreement for a discussion of the provisions that may be included in a Prenuptial Agreement and the typical process/time involved.


- Prenuptial Agreement / Income

- Prenuptial Agreement / Assets/Debts

- Prenuptial Agreement / Expenses

- Prenuptial Agreement / Real Property Assets

- Prenuptial Agreement / Real Property Acquired

- Prenuptial Agreement / Personal Property Acquired

- Prenuptial Agreement / Health Ins. / Medical Care Costs

- Prenuptial Agreement / Children

- Prenuptial Agreement / Amending, Resolving Difference / Liquidated Damages

- Prenuptial Agreement / Dissolution Provisions

- Prenuptial Agreement / Death – Estate Planning

- Prenuptial Agreement / Other/Optional Provisions




What is the" Revocable" part of a Revocable Living Trust?

How do I fund (put assets in) my trust?

What is the prupose of placing assets in the name of my Trust?

What is this about saving taxes with a Trust?

How does having a Trust avoid the need for a Conservatorship?

What is the difference between a "living will" and a living trust?

Under what circumstances is just having a Will OK?

What is a Pour-over Will?

San Diego Attorney: Featuring

| Estate Planning | In-Home Consultations | Estate Planning Portfolio | Saving Taxes | Probate/Conservatorships | Prenuptial Agreements | Wills

| Attorney Bio |

| Living Trusts | LLCs/Incorporation|          



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