Scranton Trusts Attorneys — 11 found

Lawyers with

Avvo Rating

1.0 to 10.0


  1. Scranton Trusts Attorney Nancy Manning Barrasse

    Nancy Barrasse

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 21 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  2. Scranton Trusts Attorney Charles L. Consagra

    Charles Consagra

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 21 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  3. Scranton Trusts Attorney Chester Matthew Bestrycki Jr.

    Chester Bestrycki

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 19 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  4. Scranton Trusts Attorney Nicholas D. Tellie

    Nicholas Tellie

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 39 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  5. Scranton Trusts Attorney Raymond C. Rinaldi

    Raymond Rinaldi

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 49 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  6. Scranton Trusts Attorney Mary Ann C. Abrahamsen

    Mary Ann Abrahamsen

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 38 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  7. Scranton Trusts Attorney Douglas P. Thomas

    Douglas Thomas

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 30 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  8. Scranton Trusts Attorney Christopher P. Ratchford

    Christopher Ratchford

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 18 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  9. Scranton Trusts Attorney John L. Dougherty

    John Dougherty

    Scranton, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 4 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.3

  10. Scranton Trusts Attorney Dorrance R. Belin

    Dorrance Belin

    Clarks Summit, PA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 47 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.9

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.