Shelton & Deon provides first-rate legal counsel in employment and labor issues, commercial disputes, estate planning, divorce and family law, and the rights of LGBT individuals and families
In the courtroom, the boardroom, and at the negotiation table, we are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcomes according to each client’s specific goals, expectations, and budget.
The attorneys at Shelton & Deon offer the quality and depth of experience you expect of a large law firm and the flexibility, responsiveness, and personal attention only a small practice can offer.
In the wake of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court’s Obergefell decision, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has now formally recognized same-sex marriages that are legally performed in all American states, territories, and possessions. The guidelines, issued September 1st, also redefine the meaning of “spouse” in the eyes of the IRS for federal tax purposes. Going […]
When it comes to wills, people can get rather creative – and sometimes vindictive – with their provisions. Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry famously asked for his ashes to be sent into space. Shakespeare, perhaps confirming what was thought to be an unhappy marriage, left his wife their “second best bed.” A very lonely Portuguese […]