Weatherby & Associates, PC is a trusted Hartford area law firm providing estate planning services to clients in Granby CT. Because the process must fit each individual's needs, it is important to learn a few things. Guardianship of minor children and medical directives and treatment planning fall under the purview of estate planning. It should take into consideration what you want to happen to your property upon your death to protect the financial well-being of your family. Important points to consider are steps you can take to to avoid probate and how to eliminate or minimize estate taxes.
Estate planning protects you and your family today and after your death. Having an estate plan in place will ensure that your assets are distributed according to your wishes after you die. Attorney Hank Weatherby is a leading estate planning lawyer in Farmington CT and greater Hartford. Planning ahead of time will give you more control over your assets, and minimize loss to probate costs and taxes. The use of trusts and business entities can be used by anyone regardless of wealth. Every family has different goals and objectives, regardless of income or wealth. Weatherby & Associates PC can draft a sophisticated estate plan to address your unique needs.
Preparing for late-life health care needs protects your estate and assets against unnecessary loss. Estate planning will dictate in advance of an incident the kind of care you want and deserve. Should you become incapacitated due to an accident, stroke, or brain insult, it may be too late to make decisions about your care. You should consult an estate planning lawyer to designate a health care proxy or power of attorney. You may wish to look into drafting a living will.
You have worked hard all your life to provide the lifestyle your family has enjoyed over your lifetime. We believe you deserve the peace of mind that comes with advance planning. Discover how you can do more for yourself and the people you care about with custom estate planning from Weatherby & Associates, PC. Contact us today at 860-769-6938.
Our service area includes the towns and surrounding areas of Avon CT, Farmington CT, Granby CT, and Suffield CT, in Hartford County CT.