Your estate is important to you. Let us help you protect it by advising and helping you set up your deeds, wills and trusts, powers of attorney, irrevocable trusts, and special needs trusts. Too many people put off these important documents until it is too late.
There are many misconceptions about estate planning and it can be difficult to understand the intricacies of the laws involved. That is why you should get in contact with us when you need an estate planning lawyer in Springfield, MO.
We are here for you, explaining everything along the way and guiding you through the complex process from beginning to end. Read below and browse our site for more information about the estate planning services that we offer.
Wills and Trusts
Estate planning is necessary to properly honor your wishes after death. Wills and Trusts serve different purposes, but often the words are interchanged.
Powers of Attorney
Anyone can become incapacitated at any time. Consulting with a lawyer about the different types of powers of attorney and advanced planning will help protect you in that situation.
An irrevocable trust can help protect your assets for the future. However, there can be pitfalls when placing assets into a trust which is not revocable.
Special Needs Trusts
What is the purpose of a Supplemental or Special Needs Trust? To balance the eligibility of a person receiving benefits from government programs while keeping other family resources protected.
If you have questions about these services or would like to schedule a consultation with our attorneys, please give us a call today.