Wills and trust
Creating legal documents can preserve your rights and protect you against future liability. Having an estate plan does not only make your transition to the end of life smoother, it also ensures smoothest possible transition for those left behind. Having a clear understanding of your rights and obligations can also give you leverage should a dispute arise. At AW Law Group, our attorneys are committed to providing you with the strategic legal counsel regarding estate planning, trust administration and probate that takes in to consideration various aspects of law including taxation, asset protection, dispute resolution, charitable contributions, and others.
Probate is the court proceeding through which a will is determined valid, and the estate of the deceased is administered. The process involves liquidation of estate assets, payment of necessary taxes, and distribution of property to heirs.
At AW Law Group the attorneys can expertly guide you as to how to avoid the time-consuming, expensive probate process and also help you to handle non-probate transfers of the assets. If no will exists, state law will determine how the assets of the estate will be distributed.