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Estate Planning

What is an estate plan?

Wills and estate planning in Columbus include a series of legal documents providing for the use and maintenance of your assets during your lifetime and the distribution of those assets after you pass. Estate planning usually involves some or all of the following documents: a will, durable power of attorney, healthcare power of attorney, living will, and revocable living trust. An estate planning attorney near you, such as the trusted associates at the Winkler Law Firm, can help create these documents so your future is covered.

Why do I need an estate plan attorney?

An estate plan not only ensures the care and support of loved ones after you pass, but it also provides for your financial and healthcare needs as you age. A wills and estate planning attorney in Columbus can help create a comprehensive estate plan that is unique as you and your family and is tailored to your circumstances. There is no one size fits all estate plan. Here are just some examples of how our estate plans can help families:

  • A young family can assure their children will be provided for physically and financially should something happen to the parents. 
  • A family member with special needs can be guaranteed to have their needs met without jeopardizing government benefits or other assistance. 
  • An elderly couple’s estate plan maximizes the preservation of their assets in the situation a costly catastrophic health event occurs.
  • Parents of a young adult can create an estate plan that provides the proceeds of a life insurance policy are only distributed once certain life milestones are reached (graduation, marriage, first home, etc.).
Click below to request a copy of our free estate planning packet for yourself or A couple to learn how OUR ESTATE PLANNING ATTORNEYS can create the right estate plan for you.

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With knowledge and foresight, we assist our clients in being involved and informed in their unique decision-making process. We offer a wealth of information including videos, detailed blog postings on hot topics, informational articles, and comprehensive seminars to educate our clients. If you have any questions, we offer free consultations to discuss your personal needs.