Sarasota County Trusts Attorneys — 61 found

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  1. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney David Keith Cahoone

    David Cahoone

    David was born and raised in Southern New England. He has lived in Sarasota since 1991. He focuses his practice on helping individuals, families and business owners develop and... more
    Licensed for 30 years
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    10.0

  2. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney Steven W. Ledbetter

    Steven Ledbetter Pro

    Experienced Attorney in Estate Planning, Probate, Guardianship, Real Estate, and Corporate Law.
    Licensed for 13 years - $250-$300/hour
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    10.0

    941-256-3965
  3. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney Babette B Bach

    Babette Bach

    Babette B. Bach, Esq. is an Elder Law Advocate and the founder of Bach & Jacobs, P.A., (previously known as Bach Elder Law) and has been practicing law for over 30 years. She is... more
    Licensed for 23 years
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    10.0

  4. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney Anthony Greg Mowry

    Anthony Mowry

    Tony is a Venice native and a graduate of Venice High School. After high school, he attended North Central College in Illinois graduating with honors with degrees in English and... more
    Licensed for 9 years - $250/hour
    AVVO
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    8.5

  5. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney Francis Gant McCloud

    Francis McCloud

    F. Gant McCloud is an experienced, Board Certified estate planning attorney and a shareholder of Kirk-Pinkerton, P.A., which has been serving the Sarasota community with distinction... more
    Licensed for 12 years
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    9.7

  6. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney Teresa Kay Bowman

    Teresa Bowman

    After spending 15 years as a public school teacher in Florida and Georgia, I realized a lifelong dream and wentto law school where I concentrated in the area ofelder law. My... more
    Licensed for 9 years - $250-$300/hour
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    9.9

  7. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney Robert William Darnell

    Robert Darnell

    Client Review: We had our will reviewed and completed by Mr. Darnell a few years ago. He was so good we are upda...
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    Licensed for 29 years
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    6.8

  8. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney John Thomas Griffin

    John Griffin

    John T. Griffin is board certified by The Florida Bar as an expert in Elder Law. Mr. Griffin is a partner in the law firm of Griffin Griffin. Mr. Griffin practices in the area of Elder... more
    Licensed for 12 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

  9. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney C. Kelley Corbridge

    C. Corbridge

    Client Review: I have worked with about 10 different Estate Planning Attorneys as client relations representativ...
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    Licensed for 34 years
    AVVO
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    8.3

  10. Sarasota County Trusts Attorney David Paul Johnson

    David Johnson

    David P. Johnson, JD, BCS, CPA, CFP, CLU, ChFC received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree with distinction from the University of Michigan in 1978, and his Juris Doctor... more
    Licensed for 30 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    8.3

Trusts

A trust is an arrangement whereby someone owns and manages money or property for another person's benefit. Like a guardianship, a trustee has decision-making authority over the trust property, but no court is involved in the trustee's action–the person who creates the trust defines the scope of the trustee's power. There are many different trust types, including probate trusts, income trusts, spendthrift trusts, and educational trusts. For example, a living trust allows you to manage your property while you are alive and to direct who will manage it if you become incapable of doing so. In essence, you choose your own “guardian” in advance and avoid having the court do it for you. A trust attorney reviews the many reasons for establishing a trust with you, and can ensure your trust will be legally valid.