ESTATE PLANNING, PROBATE & ELDER LAW

PRACTICE OVERVIEW

DEPARTMENT CHAIR: Arthur E. Gibbs III

 

It’s your wealth. You built it over the years and now it’s time to ensure it is protected and managed as you wish. Our Estate Planning, Probate, and Elder Law team of attorneys has extensive expertise in providing clients with sophisticated, practical advice on how to minimize tax burdens and transfer property in a private, economical, and efficient manner. This is accomplished all while considering your personal long-term planning objectives and desires. Let us help you manage, distribute, and entrust your personal assets to family and friends. We understand the importance of keeping you, your family, and your business secure both now and for generations to come.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Probate
    • Probate avoidance
      • Real estate transfers
    • Probate litigation
    • Probate proceedings in Ohio and Florida
  • Estates, Wills & Trusts
    • Defense and prosecution of will contests
    • Dynasty trusts
    • Estate analysis
    • Estate and trust accounts
    • Irrevocable life insurance trusts
    • Multi-generational estate planning
    • Ohio legacy trusts
    • Trust disputes
    • Will and trust preparation
  • Tax planning
    • Estate tax analysis
    • Federal estate tax planning & return preparation
    • Federal gift tax return preparation
    • Post-death tax planning
  • Elder law
    • Disability and special needs planning
    • Long-term care planning
    • Medicare planning
    • Medicaid applications & planning
  • Additional areas of expertise
    • Asset protection planning
    • Guardianships and conservatorships
    • Insurance planning
    • Planned and charitable gifting programs
    • Prenuptial agreements
    • Probate proceedings in Ohio and Florida
    • VA Benefit Planning

Get to know us

  • Elder Law was recently added to the practice area when Carmen M. Verhosek joined the Firm, bringing 14 years of experience assisting the elder population, individuals with disabilities and special needs, and their families

DEPARTMENT CHAIR

Arthur E. Gibbs III - Department Chair

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Our team of attorneys and paralegals understands what it means to be a trusted advisor. Sure, we provide legal counsel but we do so much more. We provide a business partnership, support, advice and protection to our clients who become our family. Get to know us better and decide for yourself.