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Do I need a Will?

If you have minor children or a house, you should have a will.

If you don’t have a will:

  • A court will decide who will deal with your affairs after your death;
  • The State determines who will receive certain types of your property;
  • a court must oversee the distribution of your property; and
  • if both parents have died, a court will have to determine who will have custody of your children.

Advanced planning with estate documents eliminates a great deal of cost and headache for your loved ones.  If your estate is valued at less than $5.35M, our law firm can help you on a fixed-fee basis.  For less than $1,000, you can have a will, a statutory power of attorney, documents for medical situations, and guardianship directives.