Royal Oak Estate Planning Attorneys
Helping the People of Southeast Michigan Put Their Affairs in Order Since 1974
If you are like most people, putting your affairs in order by creating an estate plan is something you would like to do, but perhaps have been putting off. People delay estate planning for many reasons, whether they do not believe they really need to do it, are not comfortable with thinking about the end of life or for some other reason. But once you become incapacitated or pass away, it is too late.
At Melder & Melder, P.C., we provide quality estate planning and probate services to people throughout Oakland, Macomb, Wayne, Genesee, St. Clair, Livingston and Washtenaw counties and Southeast Michigan. If you are interested in creating an estate plan or in updating an existing one, putting it off is not the answer. Now is the time. Find the answers and solutions you need by speaking with a Royal Oak estate planning lawyer today.
Contact our law firm for a free initial phone consultation.
Local: 248-556-2682 | Toll Free: 866-795-0035
A Variety of Michigan Estate Planning Solutions Tailored to Meet Your Specific Needs
Estate plans should be as unique as the individuals they are created for. They can be used to express your values. They can also be used to preserve your legacy well into the future. Perhaps most importantly, they can be used to safeguard your family's financial security. Whatever your goals or desires are, you will find the attorneys who can help you realize them at Melder & Melder, P.C.
Our Southeast Michigan estate planning practice includes:
- Wills and trusts of all types, such as special needs trusts, life insurance trusts and real estate trusts
- Revisions to existing wills (also known as codicils)
- Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
- Durable powers of attorney
- Living wills/designation of patient advocate
- Family business succession planning
- Guardianships and conservatorships
Probate and Estate Administration Lawyers in Michigan
If your loved one has passed away and you are now in charge of executing the will or administering the estate, reach out to our attorneys for guidance. We can help you handle all aspects of Michigan probate, from identifying beneficiaries to filing final income tax returns to paying the estate's debts and distributing assets according to the will, trust or state law.
If a dispute arises during the probate process, such as a will contest or a trust dispute, our team can represent you in any probate litigation proceedings that become necessary. We also frequently handle probate litigation for out-of-state heirs, beneficiaries and representatives.
Contact Our Michigan Wills and Trusts Lawyers
For answers to your questions about probate law or revising a last will and testament — call our Royal Oak, Michigan, law office at 248-556-2682 or toll free 866-795-0035. You can also contact our law firm online.
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