Do you wonder if an estate plan is appropriate for you and your family? Have you put together a list of who will receive your assets after you are gone, but haven’t taken the time to commit it to writing? Are you concerned that you cannot afford to set up a basic estate plan?
If you have minor children, own a home or are planning your first vacation as empty nesters, do not put it off any longer. Establishing an estate plan is not as complicated or expensive as many people think. Contact a lawyer to find out what it would take to put your affairs in order.
Establishing Straightforward And Effective Estate Plans For Oklahoma Individuals And Families
The law firm of Ivy, Ratcliff & Chasteen, P.C., has provided skilled and cost-effective legal counsel to people in Grady County and throughout the surrounding area since 1949. During your free initial consultation, our lawyers will help you understand the basics of estate planning so that you can make an informed decision about which estate planning documents you may want or need such as:
- Advance directives for medical treatment, also referred to as living wills or health care directives
- Powers of attorney for financial matters
An estate plan makes it possible for you to convey your wishes in a way that is legally binding, potentially avoiding confusion or hurt feelings between your family members once you are gone.
Gain Peace Of Mind By Preparing For The Future
Our lawyers can also assist you with other important legal matters, including:
- Helping you probate a loved one’s estate or guiding you through the estate administration process
- Establishing a guardianship if you have a loved one who has special needs
- Valuing and transferring real estate to your trust or to family members
Accessible. Understanding. Knowledgeable.
At Ivy, Ratcliff & Chasteen, P.C., our lawyers work together with your trusted advisers so that your estate plan encompasses all of your unique needs. Carrying on the tradition of providing highly skilled and caring representation to the fourth generation of families in Oklahoma, we strive to provide affordable legal services to all of our clients.