Planning Your Estate in Ohio
At Smith, Illner & Gemelas Co. LPA, our skilled Elyria estate planning and estate administration lawyers advise individuals, families of all ages and estate sizes, and businesses for any estate or probate need.
We can oversee the drafting and review of any will, trust, health care power of attorney, guardianship and conservatorship — and assist you with updates of estate planning as situations warrant. Our attorneys arm you with the facts and legal options you need to be aware of that can lead to wise decisions about your family’s future financial security.
Estate planning is a wise move not just for the middle aged and retirees, but for young couples with small children too. The estate planning you build today can be your final gift to those you love most.
You can benefit from our caring attorneys’ more than 125 years of combined experience. Contact Smith, Illner & Gemelas to arrange your initial consultation. Call us locally or toll free, or email us.
Your Responsive Neighborhood Law Firm Helps You to Plan for Your Family’s Future
We offer solid guidance on these useful estate planning tools that can spare your loved ones the expense and inconvenience of a problematic estate administration or contested probate after you are gone:
- Revocable and irrevocable trusts
- Living trusts
- Special needs trusts
- Advance health care directives
- Health care powers of attorney
- Durable powers of attorney
- Guardianships for children and seniors
- Asset protection
- Medicaid eligibility
- Long-term care
- Retirement planning
- Business succession
These basic estate planning instruments proactively address the orderly transfer of assets and property to your family’s next generation, according to your specific wishes, and they address the possibility that you will be dependent on others for important financial and health care decision making. At Smith, Illner & Gemelas Co. LPA, our personalized approach to your unique estate planning needs gets results — and brings you the peace of mind you deserve.