Protecting Families With Estate Planning And Probate

Creating an estate plan is an important process to protect your loved ones from strife should the unexpected occur at any age. Parents of minor children can designate the person or couple they want to raise their children. You may understand that, through a last will and testament, you can let your family know how you want your legacy to be distributed.

Creating The Appropriate Estate Plan For Your Family Dynamics

The lawyers at Kershaw, Vititoe & Jedinak, PLC, in Monroe, Michigan, understand how important your family is to you. We also know that no two families are identical. We will sit down with you to discuss your estate planning goals and concerns. We are dedicated to providing clients with candid advice about the variety of estate planning tools that are available. Our goal is to help you select only the tools you need to achieve your goals. We strive to craft the most appropriate and meaningful plan to give our clients peace of mind.

We will explain the tools best suited for your life situation, which may include:

  • A last will and testament
  • Trusts, including special needs trusts or living trusts
  • Durable powers of attorney for financial matters
  • Durable powers of attorney for health care decisions, patient-advocate designations and living wills

Probate And Estate Administration Lawyers To Help You Through A Difficult Time

The demands of settling the final affairs of a loved one are complex and can be daunting during your time of grief. Our probate administration lawyers in Monroe County understand how hard it is to face the estate administration process.

We take all of the legal burdens of probate and estate administration off the shoulders of grieving family members to allow our clients to focus on moving forward as a family. Because we are thorough, you can rest assured that your loved one's estate will be handled with care. However, we also understand that will contests or other disputes can arise during this difficult time. Our trial attorneys are here to represent individuals, personal representatives and executors when probate litigation arises.

Turn To Our Caring Estate And Probate Lawyers

If you are facing the difficult task of finding an estate planning and administration attorney, contact us online, or call 734-636-0960. We provide comprehensive and compassionate legal service in the area of wills and estate administration.