Wills and probate may not be the most cheerful of subjects, but they are nevertheless a part of life. If you do not yet have a will set up, need to establish a new will if time has passed since the last one, or require assistance with probate, Attorney Donald J. LaGrega can help.
The Massapequa Wills Attorney You Can Count On
Wills are a crucial part of anyone’s preparation for the future. Especially if you are a parent or have a large family, it is critical you set out and distribute your assets on paper to minimize the heartache your already bereaved family will experience when you pass.
A will not only outlines the distribution of assets in the event of your death, it also clarifies the executor of the will, or the person who will oversee the distribution. Additionally, you may need to name guardians for your children, set up a living trust for young ones, ensure your pets get safely to new homes, and clarify how you want to deal with any outstanding debt you might have. You will then need to sign the document in the presence of the attorney and have it signed by two witnesses as well.
Donald has deep, broad knowledge of the range of wills. You might wish to set up a living or joint will, or a condition will or mutual will. No matter which option works best for you, Donald will answer all of your questions and help you tailor the results to your needs. Don’t wait until you’re older; even young people should have wills if they have children to provide for.
Your Qualified Massapequa Probate Attorney
Possibly you’re dealing with the will of another instead of your own. In that case, you need a probate attorney who can help guide you through the process of navigating another’s will. If you’re the executor, you need to officialize your role and then begin to carry out the wishes of the deceased.
In so doing, you’ll need the help of a knowledgeable and state-licensed attorney who understands the ins and outs of probate. Your attorney should be able to offer you the right advise, advocate for you in a court of law, and help you reach a peaceful resolution in the distribution of assets and carrying out of other specifications.
Don’t let the final affairs of a loved one become a tangled mess when the right help can create a streamlined, simple process. Get in touch with Donald LaGrega, your Massapequa attorney, today.