Trusted Estate Planning Guidance
Estate planning is an important step for a person who wishes to protect his or her assets and who wishes to take care of loved ones in the face of an uncertain future. By establishing a comprehensive estate plan, you can also make your wishes known regarding future medical treatment and end-of-life care.
While the process of creating an estate plan may seem complex, the attorneys at Ibold & O’Brien are here to make it simple and straightforward for you. With law offices in Chardon and Orwell, we have extensive experience guiding individuals and families in the creation of:
- Simple, complex and pour-over wills
- Revocable, irrevocable and living trusts
- Health care proxies and health care powers of attorney
- Powers of attorney
In creating an estate plan, you have many important decisions to make. We are here to provide the insight and guidance you need to make the right decisions for you and your loved ones.
Guiding You Through The Probate Process
The loss of a loved one is accompanied by a number of complex legal and financial hurdles. Our lawyers can guide you through all aspects of the probate and estate administration process, ensuring that you meet your obligations regarding expenses, taxes and claims and that the provisions of the will are properly carried out. We will also protect your rights in the event disputes between family members, beneficiaries, fiduciaries or other parties arise.
Protecting The Rights Of Elders
As our family members grow older, they often require special legal planning in regard to long-term care planning, Medicaid planning, asset management and other matters. Elders who are subject to physical or financial abuse also need a trusted legal ally on their side. We are committed to protecting the rights of elders in Ohio and can provide you with the skilled guidance and advocacy you need in navigating elder law issues.