Estate planning should be a part of every person’s life. While it is not always pleasant to think about what will happen at the end of your life, but proper estate planning can make your passing much easier on your loved ones. Those that die without an estate plan often leave their families to quarrel over how money, property, and other assets will be divided up. This can lead to probate court, which can is often a lengthy and expensive legal battle, at the end of which, a judge decides which assets are rewarded to which family members, despite what the deceased actually would have wanted.
This is not an ideal situation for anyone. That is why our Missouri law firm offers estate planning services to those living in Branson and throughout Southeast Missouri. From consultation to the completion of an ideal estate plan, you will get the time and attention you require in order create an estate plan that provides for your loved ones, no matter how simple or complicated your estate is.
Our law firm handles estate planning of all kinds, including:
- Writing wills
- Setting up trusts
- Assigning power of attorney
- Creating a living will
- Planning for taxes and other postmortem expenses
- Handling probate cases
We know that discussing this matter is emotional and sometimes difficult. However, we also know how important it is to have the proper plans in place, or, if those plans were not in place, to have proper legal representation throughout a probate situation.
Our law firm has the knowledge and expertise to make sure you get the right estate plan for your unique situation, whether you only have a few assets to divide, or whether you have a very complex estate.
For more information about estate planning or to schedule your consultation, contact us today.