Rolla Will and Trust Lawyer
If you have recently thought about drafting a will or establishing a trust, you will likely have questions for a lawyer. It is important to learn about the benefits of having a plan in place in the event of your passing. At our firm, we will provide straightforward and knowledgeable legal advice.
We are the team at Daniels Law Office. We are located in Rolla, Missouri, and represent clients throughout the surrounding areas. We can help you draft a will, draft a trust and help with all other legal issues relating to estate planning and probate.
Do I Need a Will?
If you pass away without a will in Missouri, issues will be handled in the probate court. In the probate court, there are strict rules that apply and can make the estate administration process very complicated. Planning ahead with a will, will make sure that there is little handled in the probate court and that your assets are divided according to your plan.
We are experienced at drafting wills and can help make certain that your wishes are carried out according to your agenda. We can also assist with other protective vehicles such as trusts and guardianships.
Types of Trusts
There are two main types of trusts in Missouri, which include:
- Irrevocable: A trust that cannot be destroyed. All property and assets in an irrevocable trust will remain there.
- Revocable: A trust that can be destroyed or changed at any time.
There are different reasons for choosing each type of trust, and our attorney can help determine which is best for you. We will explain in detail the differences between the two and help get you the information you need to make a smart decision.