I prepare customized estate plans for individuals and families that are designed to further the client’s intent regarding the use of his or her property during lifetime and after death. I represent clients in probates and trust administration, charitable planning, and family business succession planning.

Specific services include:

  • Basic estate planning, including preparation of revocable living trusts, wills, durable powers of attorney, and advance health care directives
  • Advanced estate planning, including preparation of irrevocable trusts for children, generation skipping trusts, dynasty trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, “intentionally defective” grantor trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts, charitable remainder trusts, and charitable lead trusts
  • Special needs trusts
  • Tax exempt organizations, including private family foundations
  • Trust administration
  • Probate
  • Family business succession planning
  • Modification, reformation, termination, and construction (interpretation) of irrevocable trusts