Zion Estate Planning Lawyers — 2 found

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  1. Zion Estate Planning Attorney Meika Beth Mersman

    Meika Mersman

    I have practiced in estate planning, probate, and estate and trust litigation since graduating from law school in 2004. After working at Urban Burt, Ltd., in Oak Forest, IL, I joined... more
    Licensed for 11 years - 30 Min Free Consultation


  2. Zion Estate Planning Attorney Erica L. Heyl

    Erica Heyl

    Winthrop Harbor, IL Estate Planning Attorney
    Licensed for 23 years
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Estate Planning

"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.