Anonymity rules vary from state to state. You can remain anonymous in Texas and in 6 or 7 other states, so in those places it’s moot.
I realize that’s not your question. If the attorney is not your heir, your state may forbid it. But the other thing is, where is the lawyer going to find 95% of 400 milliion?
There are private equity companies that buy these things, like buying death benefits before the decedent goes to that great powerball in the sky. But that doesn’t insure anonymity.
Funny you ask this today. I was just wondering a few hours ago if Bill Gates and Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos can sleep soundly at night. They all have children. One of the Getty grandkids was kidnapped and tortured back in the 60s for ransom. Remember that?
As Forrest Gump’s mom said, A man only needs a certain amount of money. The rest is just for showing off.
I’m against lotteries. Unless I win. Then they’re okay.