Estate Planning

Southeast Estate Planning Lawyers

Detroit Will and Trust Attorneys

At Hertz Schram, we design comprehensive estate plans to meet your personal, financial and business goals. Our firm focuses on income, gift and estate tax issues to develop a comprehensive estate plan that will achieve your specific objectives. We will conduct a thorough review that analyzes your finances, properties, insurance policies and businesses to help ensure that every important detail is considered when planning your estate. When you choose us, you can be assured that we will have your goals in mind.

Free consultations are available with our estate planning and asset protection attorneys. E-mail us or call us at (248) 494-4486.

Significant Estate Planning Experience

With more than three decades of experience behind us, the team at Hertz Schram understands how to design multigenerational estate plans. We are available to provide estate planning, as well as business succession planning and services to clients in Detroit and throughout Southeast Michigan.

We are not your traditional law firm. We do not believe that there is any value in offering generic legal advice when we know that every client is unique. Our team members are dedicated to getting to know your particular concerns. We believe that personalization is an important aspect of legal representation, which is all too often overlooked.

Estate Planning Options

Our lawyers use a wide range of estate planning tools depending on your needs. Included among the tools we may use to build your estate plan are:

  • Wills
  • Living wills
  • Trusts (including revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, generation-skipping trusts, and charitable trusts)
  • Durable powers of attorney
  • Patient advocate designations
  • Estate tax returns
  • Family limited liability companies
  • Business succession plans
  • Buy-sell plans
  • Asset protection
  • Gifting
  • Advanced directives
  • Health care directives
  • Related probate/estate administration matters

By carefully examining your assets, income and other important details, our estate planning attorneys will determine the combination of sophisticated tools that are right for your situation. We will create plans that will make sure your property moves on to the next generation in the manner that you wish.

We are also capable of creating plans for the special needs of disabled family members and dealing with post-mortem administration and estate tax planning. Our firm also has experience representing people during contested probate concerns.

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Contact Us

E-mail us or call us at (248) 494-4486 to schedule a free consultation about estate planning.