Estate Planning For Peace Of Mind And Protection Of Assets
At Clendening Johnson & Bohrer, we help clients understand the importance of estate planning in their lives and the lives of their loved ones. Our lawyers provide personal and in-depth counseling to individuals and their families that is designed to help them achieve their goals and objectives while minimizing taxes and maintaining maximum flexibility.
In short, we help ensure that our clients have comprehensive estate plans that will work for them while they are alive and well, that will work for them if they become incapacitated and that will work for their families after they are gone.
Our Diversified Estate Planning Services
Specific types of estate planning tools and services we provide include:
- Simple and complex wills
- Durable powers of attorney
- Medical powers of attorney and living wills
- Revocable and irrevocable trusts
- Special needs trusts
- Asset protection planning
- Business succession plans
- Estate tax planning
- Family limited liability companies (LLCs)
- Elder law, including Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) medical authorizations, guardianships and long-term care planning
Every individual’s needs and plans are different, and we strive to educate each person on the most appropriate options available to them – options to structure their estate plan, minimize taxes, plan for their own incapacity, reduce or eliminate court involvement and protect inheritances for their loved ones. Our services range from estate planning basics for young families to sophisticated strategies for estates with substantial assets.
Listening First Is Essential In Our Estate Planning Practice
It is only after we understand a client’s concerns, goals and objectives and the client fully understands their options that we begin to design an appropriate estate plan. We are also available to assist with probate and estate administration. Contact us right away if you have been named as the executor or personal representative of an estate and the time is near to fulfill your role.
Let us know what you hope and need to accomplish through estate planning or administration, and we will help you map out the path to greater peace of mind. Call us at 812-382-9001 or send an email inquiry.