Review: “Outstanding help from Lisa Russ and her legal assistant Denise Lopes in helping me in my duties as executor of my friend's estate. Everything was new to me, and Lisa and Denise guided me in all the right directions a...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Probate, Trusts, Wills & Living Wills, Power Of Attorney
Get the legal help you need at a fixed price. No hidden fees or long-term commitment.
"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.