Legal Toolkit Ohio Probate, Estates and Elder Law

What to Ask About Probate, Estates and Elder Law

a

What do you recommend to be the best legal solution to protect my assets and provide for my heirs?

b

Is a living trust appropriate for my estate plan? Are there other estate vehicles that might also be appropriate?

c

If I am afraid my children might contest my will, is there some way to thwart that?

d

If I was to be stricken with a long-term illness or have to go into a nursing home in the future, how might that change my estate plan?

e

How long might it take to arrange my estate plan and how easily can I change it if my wishes or circumstances change?

f

Will my estate be liable for Estate Taxes? Is there anyway to organize my funds or plan gifts so that I can reduce the impact of estate taxes?

g

For adoptions: Have you handled private placement adoptions before?

h

How much of your practice is focused on helping clients with similar legal issues?