Estate Planning Help

It is important to plan if you want to minimize the stress on family members and so your property can be disposed of according to your plan after death or want to plan for any physical or mental incapacity that might arise with old age:  The Law Firm of Karl Frankovitch can aid with:

  • Basic Estate Planning
  • Wills, Living Wills, and Healthcare Proxies
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Will Contests

Estate Planning, Wills and Probate

Focusing on these areas while living and healthy can ensure that an individual’s assets are distributed according to his or her wishes, reduce the chance heirs will end up in a dispute over their inheritances and minimize the tax liability associated with distributing the assets.

Estate Planning: Regardless of the size of the assets everyone should consider developing a plan for their estate as a sound estate plan will ensure that the assets are distributed properly. Also, it can allow and individual to plan for future event such as the college education of family members, managing assets for underage children, when underage children could receive assets and how best to deal with estate taxes.

The Law Firm of Karl Frankovitch will work to understand what each individual’s plan for their assets. Working together as a team we can develop a plan to cover areas such as:

  • Family Business Succession Plans
  • Trusts
  • Power of Attorney
  • Complex Estate Litigation

Wills and Probate:  Wills and Probate are an area where a legal professional can provide significant benefit, and no one should approach these areas alone without the proper guidance.

Probate is the process of proving that the Will of a deceased person is in fact his or her Will and reflects his or her wishes. The purpose of probate is to prove the validity of the Will. Probate lawyers can also handle succession issues and can help navigate court processes, payment of the deceased person’s debts, distribution of property according to the will and probate litigation.

The Law Firm of Karl Frankovitch will work to plan for each family’s future and can assist with:

  • Wills
  • Will Contests
  • Living Wills
  • Power of Attorney

If you are in need of Estate Planning help, please contact us today and put our legal team on your side!