Pinal County, Arizona Estate Planning Lawyers
Arizona Estate Planning Attorney with 18 years experience
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Andy's approach to practice is a combination of aggressive legal advocacy and practical real world solutions. His focus on clients allows him to tailor case strategy based on your personal goals. He has been with the firm of Platt & Westby since 2012.
Arizona Estate Planning Lawyer with 31 years experience
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Estate planning is about protecting your assets and loved ones, and planning for the future. It is about you, your unique story, your life’s savings, your values, your beliefs and your hopes for the future. That is what I build into your estate plan.
Chandler, AZ 85248
Our job is to lesson those to the greatest degree and to help guide you towards the best possible solution to your needs with the least headaches as possible. We want to help you find the solutions perfect to your unique and individual legal needs. We can help anyone in...
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Planning your estate?
Estate planning arranges for the transfer of an individual's estate at the time of death. An estate consists of all property owned at death before it is distributed by will, trust, or intestacy laws. An estate may contain both real property and personal property. Estate planning allows an individual to decide exactly who will benefit from his or her estate, and to what extent. It can also reduce the taxes imposed on the transfer of assets at death.
An experienced estate planning lawyer can help minimize the amount of the estate surrendered to taxes as well as ensure that the management and distribution of the estate is carried out according to your plans. Particularly when your plans are complex and/or you have substantial property or assets, it is important to have an attorney who can ensure that your plan functions the way you intend. Depending on the complexity of your individual situation, your estate planning team may include attorneys, financial planners, bankers and insurance professionals. Some states certify attorneys as estate planning specialists, which means they have met certain requirements for experience, education, and testing in that field.
Fiduciary: A person or institution who manages money or property for another and who must exercise a standard care imposed by law, i.e., personal representative or executor of an estate, a trustee, etc.
Personal representative: The person who administers an estate. If named in a will, that person's title is an executor. If there is no valid will, that person's title is an administrator.
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