Maryland Estate Planning, Wills & Probate Attorney
Preserving your family’s wealth for future generations
Whether you’re planning the parameters of your future medical care or establishing support for loved ones upon your death, estate planning lawyer Laura Kane can help with all aspects of trusts and estates issues, including:
Securing your legacy
You work hard for your family, so knowing that you have planned for their long-term well-being and financial security can bring you comfort. Laura Kane, P.A. thoroughly analyzes your estate and strategizes the best means of transferring your assets, minimizing taxes, establishing guardianship for your children, caring for your pets, supporting personal philanthropic causes and protecting your loved ones.
Draft your living will and last will and testament
A will is essential at every stage of your life. Your living will sets the parameters for medical intervention should you become incapacitated. This assures that when you are most vulnerable, your wishes will be honored.
The law firm of Laura Kane, P.A. can draft valid wills that ensure your intentions are honored.
Changing your will
As your life changes, so might your estate plan. You may need to update your will throughout your life. Laura Kane, P.A. drafts valid codicils that address changes in your financial situation, marital status, number of children, philanthropic interests and general lifestyle decisions.
Appointment of guardianship
If you have minor children, your will allows you to make decisions about their future care. This is especially crucial if you are a single parent or if both parents die in a common incident. If you do not name a guardian, the court will appoint a guardian for your children and can make decisions adverse to your ultimate parenting goals. You can also make arrangements for your pets’ care in your will, including naming a guardian to take responsibility for your pets.
Laura Kane, P.A. applies her extensive knowledge about Maryland probate court to guide you through the complex process of probating a will. Her firm assists executors in all steps of the process, including:
When disputes occur between beneficiaries, the firm successfully represent your interests. Laura Kane, P.A. has the extensive knowledge to challenge invalid wills or to defend valid wills against the improper assertions of dissatisfied beneficiaries. A skillful mediator and litigator, she can negotiate between beneficiaries to preserve relationships or fastidiously pursue your rights in court when necessary.
Contact an estate planning law firm you can trust, Laura Kane, P.A.
For estate planning services in Rockville and throughout Maryland, call Laura Kane, P.A. at 301-251-6678 or contact her firm online to schedule your appointment.