Online Will Websites, Part II

by | Nov 7, 2008 | Estate Planning, Wills |

Thanks to all for some great comments. Over the weekend, I saw a commercial on TV for a legal document drafting website and software, that was endorsed by a well-known attorney, but one who is not licensed in New York (according to the attorney directory at

How does this affect the online will debate – i.e., a prominent attorney advertising an online product, where there is no attorney-client relationship created? Is this going to lead customers to believe they are purchasing legal counsel?

This article reprinted with permission from Sui Generis.