Practice/Industry Group Overview
The Trusts and Estates team has extensive experience in estate planning and probate. Attorneys with the team are Florida Board Certified in Tax, as well as Wills, Trusts and Estates and several other lawyers are certified public accountants.
While representing individuals, businesses and families, the Trusts and Estates team endeavors to plan in a tax advantaged manner family business succession planning, the disposition or distribution of property upon death and the management of property in the event of incapacity. This can be accomplished through various methods including Wills, Revocable Living Trusts, Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts, Children's Trusts, Generation-Skipping Trusts, Family Limited Partnerships, Charitable Remainder Trusts, Charitable Lead Trusts and other charitable split-interest trusts, as well as other estate planning vehicles and techniques including non-probate assets (i.e., insurance, IRAs, pension plans and jointly held property). The expense and complexities associated with probate can be enormous; with our firm's experience, we can effectively and efficiently handle any probate or trust administration which may arise.