Wills, Trusts, Probate, and Estate Planning
We provide a complete estate planning service including the preparation of wills, trusts, living or revocable trusts, powers of attorney, family limited partnerships, grantor retained annuity trusts, and all other documents and instruments relating to estate planning. We stand ready to advise you regarding the estate, inheritance, or gift tax implications of any estate plan or other distributions of your property. We also provide legal counseling and assistance with respect to the administration of estates, probate proceedings, and estate settlement.
Our firm has broad experience in handling residential and commercial real estate transactions and related litigation. This includes representing the buyer, seller, or lender in residential or commercial real estate transactions; the lessor/lessee of apartment or commercial real estate leases; the developer, builder, or lending institution in the construction and financing of homes, apartments, and commercial real estate ventures; litigation of title problems, easements, rights of way, condemnations (eminent domain), and other real estate problems.
Trials and Appeals
When you have a dispute with an individual, business, or institution that requires court action, our firm can also represent you in any resulting lawsuit or litigation. We have broad experience before the courts. This experience involves cases concerning personal and commercial contracts, bodily injury, disputes involving real estate, debt collection, will contests, suits involving insurance contracts, banking litigation, condemnation (eminent domain) litigation involving the taking of property from property owners by power, pipeline, and other public companies, and suits concerning defective products or workmanship. We are experienced in alternate dispute resolution such as mediation and arbitration.Guardianship, Adoption, and Marital Agreements
We represent and counsel clients on all aspects of adoption, appointment of guardians, and preparation of pre and post marital agreements.