With more than 20 years experience in private practice, Mark Costley has helped... more
With more than 20 years experience in private practice, Mark Costley has helped hundreds of North Carolinians with estate planning, trust and estate administration, planning for children and adults with special needs, business succession planning and business transactions, and family charitable and philanthropic counseling. Mark’s work involves elements of teaching, strategic analysis and plann... view profile
A little about me personally - I'm a long distance runner, having mostly recently... more
A little about me personally - I'm a long distance runner, having mostly recently completed a 50 mile race in upstate New York to celebrate my 50th birthday. I enjoy the outdoors, traveling, motorcycles, and spending time with family. I give back to my community by service on non-profit boards and by providing pro bono services to non-profits and needy individuals.
Co-Editor of a book on Probate in North Carolina titled "Edwards Probate Handbook".... more
Co-Editor of a book on Probate in North Carolina titled "Edwards Probate Handbook". I currently serve 10 wards as Guardian of their Estate which means I handle their finances. I am the Secretary of Mid-South Forum, a group of Estate Planning Lawyers in the Southeast. I belong to the following sections of the NC State Bar: Estate Planning, Elder Law, Tax and Real Estate. I am a member of Le... 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.
Estate Planning Attorneys in cities near Chapel Hill, NC