ESTATE PLANNING & PROBATE

The attorneys at McCann Garland Ridall & Burke advise many individuals with respect to their estate planning goals, which may include preserving their estate for their spouse or children and grandchildren, minimizing the impact of capital gains, income taxes, or death taxes, avoiding guardianship, avoiding probate, family business succession planning, charitable giving, or organ or tissue donation. We develop a customized and comprehensive estate plan for each client. Our attorneys prepare estate planning documents including Last Will and Testaments, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, and both Revocable Trusts and Irrevocable Trusts. We also represent personal representatives to assist them in fulfilling their fiduciary duties, as well as beneficiaries to assure that their rights are protected.