There are certain times or events that can trigger our desire to "get our affairs in order." Whether you are newly married, expecting a child, dealing with an illness or planning an extended vacation, you want an attorney who will listen to your goals and help you find a solution. Just as every family is unique, so is every estate plan.
At Ellison & O'Connor, LLC, our Wausau estate planning lawyers have more than 55 years of combined experience representing families and individuals in Wisconsin. We know that an estate plan is not a one-size-fits-all product. We will take the time to explain the many options available and develop a solution tailored to meet your specific needs and goals. We will listen to the details of your situation to ensure your goals are reached.
Making Plans Today to Prepare for What May Happen Tomorrow
One of the primary advantages of an estate plan that is carefully considered and drafted is that it can prevent disputes and difficulties for your family. Our estate planning services include:
- Power of attorney documents
- Trust planning, including special needs trusts
- Healthcare or medical power of attorney
- Living wills
- Guardianship for minors or disabled adults
Probate and Estate Administration
If you are grieving the death of a loved one and have been named a personal representative or executor of the estate, it is critical to work with an experienced probate attorney who can guide you through the process. Depending on the needs of your situation, our Wausau estate planning attorneys can help you:
- Draft and file the necessary legal paperwork with the court
- Prepare the inventory and valuation of assets
- Distribute payment to creditors
- File estate and gift taxes
- Distribute assets to beneficiaries named in the will
If your situation requires, we can also help resolve will contests and other probate litigation matters.
Contact Our Wisconsin Estate Planning Law Firm Today
Contact our Wausau estate planning firm. We look forward to scheduling a free consultation with you to discuss your specific legal concerns today.