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Wills & Estates

"Will I?" Yes, you should!

You've worked hard to acquire assets throughout your lifetime: Real estate, investments, cherished items and so forth. Those assets should be safeguarded in the form of a personal and/or corporate Will.

Brimage Law Group is sensitive and compassionate about all elements of estate planning. This process can include: Wills, Powers of Attorneys and transfer of assets through trusts.

Careful consideration and counsel NOW allows your exact wishes to be carried out with minimal disruption & costs later!

Our Wills & Estate lawyers have earned an excellent reputation for their capabilities in dealing with:

  • Incapacity issues

  • Estate Litigation (Will challenges)

  • Business Succession

  • Probate (administration of estate)

  • Estate Administration Tax

  • Power of Attorney
  • Solving issues and/or disputes

  • Living Wills
  • Tax minimization strategies

  • Disability Issues (Henson Trusts)

  • Income splitting

  • Minimizing liabilities

  • Physical & mental challenges

  • Disability insurance

A Brimage Law Group Will is more cost effective than you would think. Inquire today, and let us pleasantly surprise you!

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