Estate Planning & Administration
Our estate tax planning lawyers provide high-net-worth individuals with a fully array of estate planning services. We spend significant time with our clients to determine their needs and apprise them of the different techniques available to meet their goals. Utmost, we provide our clients with unambiguous and concise documents that give them confidence that their wishes will be honored. At the same time, our planning is intended to help reduce estate taxes.
We provide sophisticated pro-active legal advice in the following areas:
- Revocable and irrevocable trusts
- Tax-free gifts
- Charitable trusts
- Life insurance planning
- Family entities
- Business succession planning
In addition, upon the death of an individual, we work with trustees, fiduciaries, and beneficiaries in regards to:
- Probate litigation
- Estate tax returns
- Estate valuation
We assist individuals, businesses, out-of-state attorneys seeking local counsel to handle their clients’ probate needs in Michigan, and in-state attorneys in need of a specialist with regard to estate planning and probate issues. At Jacob & Weingarten, we provide our clients with sound legal advice that enables them to make sensible business decisions.