Estate planning is a topic that must be addressed regardless of your health, wealth or age. The completion of a comprehensive estate plan is essential to individuals who wish to determine the distribution of their assets after death. Schedule a confidential consultation with a lawyer at either our Belleville or St. Louis office.
At Herzog Crebs LLP, our St. Louis and Illinois estate planning attorneys have extensive experience providing legal advice and guidance to clients in a wide range of legal matters. We will carefully review options and contingencies with clients while developing an effective estate plan. Most often, an estate plan will include these documents:
- Last will and testament
- Revocable or irrevocable trusts
- Durable powers of attorney
- Business succession plans
- Advance medical directives
Do not hesitate to schedule a confidential consultation with a skilled Missouri attorney to discuss your situation in greater detail.
Belleville And Edwardsville Probate Attorneys
At Herzog Crebs LLP, we handle all matters related to the settlement of an estate in probate court, including:
- Fiduciary guidance and compliance
- Assistance to trustees and personal representatives
- Defending claims against the estate
- Obtaining valuations of property
- Paying final obligations and taxes of the estate
Depending on certain circumstances, it might be necessary to appoint a conservator or guardian. If an heir is a minor child, or lacks the mental or physical capacity to live independently, then it is often necessary for the court to appoint a guardian or conservator. We can advise you on this process and help you complete and file all necessary documents.
At Herzog Crebs LLP, our attorneys have the necessary skill and experience to guide clients through a wide range of legal difficulties. Contact us to discuss how we can help you protect your assets and provide for your loved ones after you are gone.
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