A Probate Attorney Can Help You Plan For the Future

The Chicago Wills & Trusts Attorneys at Davis & Associates help clients plan for the future so they can feel confident their family will be taken care of after their death. Their services include creating a will, Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care and Finances (which designate someone to make medical decisions on your behalf should you become incapacitated) and Third Party Special Needs Trusts. They also advise on trusts that are designed to protect assets from predators and creditors.

Their team has been rated a Super Lawyer since 2012 and they have been named to the Illinois Bar Association’s 40 Under Forty list. They work with their clients to help them understand their specific circumstances and goals to craft a comprehensive estate plan. Their clients include business owners, families, religious and non-religious organizations and wealthy individuals.

When a loved one dies, the process of sorting out their property, assets and debt is known as probate. This can be lengthy and complicated if there is no will or serious issues with the will. It is essential to work with a Chicago Probate Attorney to guide you through the process.

They oversee the management and distribution of property or income from an estate or trust, according to the directions in a deceased person’s Will or trust documents. They can also assist with the settling of outstanding debts and claims against the estate. They have extensive experience in all aspects of trust and estate matters, including tax law and guardianships.

It is not uncommon for disputes to arise during the probate process between family members or other parties involved. These may involve the terms of a will or other estate planning document, the administration of a trust, or allegations of fraud, undue influence or other wrongdoing by fiduciaries. They can resolve these disputes through negotiation or litigation as needed.

Attorney Theodore “Ted” London is a respected member of the legal community and has over 20 years of experience handling complex trusts and estate matters for clients. He is a popular lecturer on estate planning and co-hosts “The Legal Line” with Kimberley Egonmwan every Thursday from 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm on WVON 1690 AM.

He is dedicated to providing his clients with exceptional legal representation. He offers a free consultation and will answer all your questions honestly and with integrity. He is licensed to practice in the State of Illinois and is in good standing with the bar associations in Cook County and Kane County. His office is located in the historic Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Call to schedule a free consultation today. You can also reach out to him via the contact form on his website. He is available to meet with you in-person or by phone and video conference. He speaks English and Spanish. He is a member of the Illinois Bar Association and the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys. He is also a certified Mediator.

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