Patrick Cornelius “Con” Cotter grew up in Shreveport, Louisiana and attended... more
Patrick Cornelius “Con” Cotter grew up in Shreveport, Louisiana and attended Louisiana State University where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. Upon graduation, Con accepted a position with Heard, McElroy & Vestal in Shreveport, Louisiana and passed the C.P.A. exam during his first year with the firm. In 2006, after several years working in the firm’s independent audit and valuation ... view profile
"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.