Legal Services

At Robinson & Wilson, ALC, we provide professional estate planning services to our clients.  Our lawyers have the skill and the knowledge to handle simple and complex estates. The legal services provided by our firm include:

Wills and Living Trusts

A will is a document that designates your beneficiaries, including alternative beneficiaries as well as a “personal representative” to settle your estate and distribute your assets after probate.  Living trusts is a legal document that can help you to avoid probate and save you money as well as protect your privacy. LEARN MORE

Tax planning

Both federal and state taxes applied to an estate can have a significant impact on its value before any assets have been distributed to the beneficiaries. There are a variety of tax planning strategies that individuals and families can take to reduce, eliminate, or postpone the impact of these taxes. LEARN MORE

Probate and Trust

Probate is a court-supervised proceeding for validating a will, paying debts, and distributing the property of a person who has passed away. Trust administration refers to the trustees’ management of the trust property according to the terms set down in the trust document for the benefit of the trust beneficiaries after the settlor’s death. LEARN MORE

Power of Attorney

A Power of Attorney (POA) is a document in which one person grants another the ability to act on the grantor’s behalf and is one legal vehicle for handling incapacity.The POA is commonly used in estate planning and can be used for business and financial transactions as well as for making medical decisions. LEARN MORE

Advance Health Care Directives

An advanced health care directive is a set of documents that informs your physicians, family, and friends as to your health care preferences, including the kinds of special treatments you do or do not want at the end of your life. In this document, you name someone to make healthcare decisions for you if you can no longer make them for yourself. LEARN MORE