Skills and Specialty: 1989 - present: Certified by the North Carolina State Bar as a... more
Skills and Specialty: 1989 - present: Certified by the North Carolina State Bar as a Specialist in North Carolina Family Law; 2001: Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate; 1999: Completed course in Motor Vehicle Collision Reconstruction, Texas Engineering Extension Service, Texas A M University. Additional background: ... view profile
Brett Thompson is an Estate Planning and Elder Law attorney. He focuses his practice... more
Brett Thompson is an Estate Planning and Elder Law attorney. He focuses his practice on Medicaid planning and elder law, in addition to estate planning. Brett earned his B.A. at the University of South Florida in Tampa where he majored in Mass Communications. After spending nearly a decade in the television news industry, including both working at CNN in Washington, D.C., and being part of th... view profile
Jackie Bedard's estate planning practice, Carolina Family Estate Planning, is... more
Jackie Bedard's estate planning practice, Carolina Family Estate Planning, is focused on guiding clients through the complicated, often confusing, maze of balancing family protection, wealth preservation, and cherished family values in the planning process. Jackie determined early on that traditional estate planning, which typically only focuses on financial wealth, is far too limited ... view profile
Bob is a Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law and has been... more
Bob is a Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law and has been practicing law with the Van Winkle Firm since 1978. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and a frequent lecturer and workshop participant of the Estate Planning and Fiduciary Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association.
Eric A. Montgomery opened the doors of The Montgomery Law Firm, PLLC in January of... more
Eric A. Montgomery opened the doors of The Montgomery Law Firm, PLLC in January of 2009 with the primary purpose of providing legal solutions and support to the small business community. After spending almost 20 years as a corporate attorney for various large companies in North and South Carolina, he seeks to provide the same type of sound legal advice and counsel to individuals and companies i... 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.