A graduate of Fremont Ross High School (1975) and Ohio's Miami University (B.Ph.... more
A graduate of Fremont Ross High School (1975) and Ohio's Miami University (B.Ph. 1978). Joe received his law degree from the University of Toledo College of Law (J.D., 1984) and was admitted to practice law in Ohio in 1984. Joe's primary practice areas include: Personal Injury, General Litigation, Estate Planning, Wealth Preservation, Trusts, Domestic Relations and Business Planning and Organi... 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.