Estate Planning Services



Expert Estate Planning Solutions for a Secure Future

Estate planning is a comprehensive process that involves making arrangements for managing and distributing your assets in the event of your incapacitation or passing. It goes beyond just creating a will — it encompasses strategies to protect your assets, minimize taxes, and care for your loved ones.

At the law office of Cristy J. Carbon-Gaul, we understand the importance of planning for the future and provide personalized solutions tailored to your unique circumstances.

Why Estate Planning Matters

  • Protect your loved ones: Ensures your family is cared for and your assets are distributed according to your wishes.
  • Minimize taxes:  Allows you to strategize and minimize tax burdens on your assets.
  • Avoid probate: Proper planning can help your loved ones avoid the costly and time-consuming probate process.
  • Provide for special needs: Enables you to provide for family members with special needs or disabilities.
  • Maintain privacy: A well-executed estate plan can help maintain the confidentiality of your assets and intentions.

Our Strategic Estate Planning Services and Process

Creating an estate plan doesn’t happen overnight. However, through our professional lawyer, you can establish the specifics, nominate guardians, and ensure everything is in order. 

  1. Initial conversation: We’ll start by discussing your aspirations and apprehensions and collecting pertinent information about your assets and beneficiaries.
  2. Taking stock of your assets: We’ll conduct a thorough review of your assets, including real estate, investments, business stakes, and insurance policies.
  3. Crafting your will and trust: We’ll forge a comprehensive will and set up trusts to shield your assets with you.
  4. Assigning beneficiaries: We’ll ensure your beneficiary designations are current and in line with your wishes.
  5. Healthcare directives: We’ll assist you in creating advanced healthcare directives, including durable powers of attorney and living wills.
  6. Guardianship nominations: If you have minor children, we’ll help you designate suitable guardians to care for them.
  7. Regular reviews: We recommend periodic reviews to ensure your estate plan remains current and reflects any changes in your life circumstances.

Hiring an Estate Planning Attorney

When it comes to legal matters like this, it’s essential to seek the guidance of a knowledgeable and experienced attorney. At Cristy J. Carbon-Gaul’s law office, we specialize in this area and are dedicated to providing comprehensive legal services tailored to your specific needs. By working with us, you’ll benefit from the following:

  • Expertise: We have a deep understanding of these laws and keep abreast of the latest legal developments.
  • Personalized approach: We take the time to understand your unique situation and create a customized estate plan that reflects your wishes.
  • Peace of mind: With our guidance, you can have confidence knowing that your estate will be managed and distributed according to your intentions. Secure your legacy and protect your loved ones’ future.

Contact our office today to schedule a consultation with Cristy J. Carbon-Gaul, an experienced attorney for estate planning. Remember to review our site for more information about our legal expertise.