Different families have different estate planning needs. The San Diego estate planning lawyers at Boyd Contreras APC, works with people to help them articulate estate planning goals and develop the set of instruments necessary to achieve them. Depending on your circumstances, you might need only a last will and testament and some basic powers of attorney, or you might benefit from trust instruments that can avoid probate, specify management succession for a family business, manage anticipated tax liability, or secure the future needs of a disabled or vulnerable relative.
Estate Planning Attorneys in San Diego
Contact Boyd Contreras APC, in San Diego or Irvine to learn how our personalized approach to estate planning can benefit you and your family. As experienced estate planning lawyers, we can draft wills and trusts with a specific idea of how they'll work when put to the test. As San Diego estate planning attorneys, we also know how to anticipate and avoid potential disputes between heirs, between a trustee and a beneficiary, or between an estate and a third party.
For practically any family, it's a good idea to think about powers of attorney while drafting and executing your last will and testament. Durable financial and medical powers of attorney can help avoid the need for a court-appointed guardian or conservator in the event of a serious disability or period of incapacity. Additionally, an advance directive to medical professionals can spare your family the pain of confusion or disagreements in circumstances when the termination of life support needs to be addressed.
Benefits of Estate Planning
Other families can benefit from advice about trust alternatives drafted to meet specific family needs and goals. These can include:
- Transferring assets outside of probate
- Securing the continuity of a family business
- Supporting charitable, religious or educational activities
- Protecting a disabled or incapacitated relative
Contact a San Diego Estate Planning Attorney Today
Our estate planning lawyers in San Diego are ready to work with you to tailor a basic or sophisticated estate plan to meet your specific family objectives. To work with an experienced San Diego estate planning attorney, contact us at either of our office locations. If you would like to reach one our estate planning attorneys call 619-378-4033.