Wills and Trusts

Wills and Trusts:

Estate Planning is about peace of mind and control.  It is process that is personal to each individual and allows you to determine who will receive your assets, how and when they will receive your assets, who will be in charge of that process as well as providing protections in the event you are incapacitated.  As an estate planning attorney I am committed to listening to your concerns and goals in the estate planning process and helping you pick the right tools to achieve those goals.

In creating an estate plan to meet your specific needs and goals there are many tools available, including, but not limited to:

             • Simple Wills
             • Marital Trust Wills  
             • Second Marriage Estate Planning
             • Trusts

                  - Revocable Living Trusts

                  - Testamentary Trusts

                  - Special Needs Trusts

                  - Stand Alone Retirement Trusts 
            • Financial Powers of Attorney
            • Health Care Powers of Attorney
            • “Living Wills” or Advance Directives
            • Property Settlement Agreements
            • Community Property • Prenuptial • other property status agreements

A properly drafted estate plan can significantly reduce the cost of probating an estate as well as reduce the burden placed on your loved ones who are left behind. 

Every person’s estate plan is unique.  Kristina offers no cost, no obligation initial consultations where she will take the time to evaluate your unique situation and goals and then outline a plan that meets your needs.  Please call 360.695.0535 to set up your free consultation with Kristina.