Whether you are married or unmarried, have minor children or not, Gibson Law Firm can help you prepare for the worst, while we all hope for the best. With Gibson Law Firm as your partner, you can have peace of mind knowing that your family will be taken care of no matter what and can focus on helping your family to grow closer together and be as happy as possible. As you and your family reach new milestones, Gibson Law Firm will help you make any necessary changes to your plan to ensure that your family is protected in the best possible manner.
A Basic Estate Plan, which will work for the majority of people, generally consists of the following:
- A Revocable Trust
- A “Pourover” Will
- A Durable Power of Attorney
- An Advance Health Care Directive (Living Will)
- Assignment of Assets into the Revocable Trust
- Final Disposition (“Burial”) Instructions
Revocable Trusts and Wills
Gibson Law Firm will help you put into place a Revocable Trust and “Pourover” Will to ensure that your assets, your spouse, your children and anyone else you want will be appropriately taken care of.
Advance Health Care Directives (Living Wills)
Gibson Law Firm can help you put into place an Advance Health Care Directive to appoint an agent to manage your healthcare and communicate your wishes with respect to your healthcare, in the event you are unable to do so yourself.
A More Advanced Estate Plan may also include the following:
- One or More Irrevocable Trusts
- One or More LLCs
- HIPAA Waivers
- Medicaid Planning Vehicles
- Many other Items
Powers of Attorney
Gibson Law Firm can help you put into place a Power of Attorney appointing an agent over your financial affairs in the event you are unable to take care of such affairs yourself.
Generally only necessary if an individual has greater than $5.45 Million worth of Assets ($10.9 Million per couple), or an individual has a specific valuable asset that they wish to protect from creditors, etc., Gibson Law Firm can help you put into place an Irrevocable Trust that will meet your specific needs.