Estate Planning

At Elder Law, P.A. we bring you the support, experience and knowledge necessary to aid you in determining how to distribute or manage your estate after your death. This can also include your wishes regarding dependent children, individuals with special needs and pets. Effective Estate Planning may help avoid costly conflicts between heirs. Estate Planning services offered Last Will & Testament A legal instrument communicating your final wishes regarding your “probatable” estate. Many people create Trusts to avoid legal fees associated with Probate. Pour Over Will A Pour Over Will allows you to declare that any assets at the time of your death, in your will, shall be distributed to your Trust. Your appointed Trustee shall disburse any assets in your Trust. Trust A separate legal entity created by you. A Trust may serve several purposes including helping to avoid probate, limiting tax liability, and allowing you to qualify for government benefits. At Elder Law, P.A., we offer Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts and Special Needs Trusts. Our attorneys at Elder Law, P.A. can help you determine which type of Trust is best suited for you and your family. Enhanced Life Estate Deed Enhanced Life Estate Deeds, also referred to as “Lady Bird” deeds, can be used to transfer ownership of real estate outside of probate to the beneficiaries named in the deed.