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Planning for the future doesn’t have to be stressful. Terry Frank Law is here to offer guidance on all of your estate planning needs, including guardianship issues for minor children, wills, trusts, business succession plans, financial and health care powers of attorney, cremation/burial instructions and LGBTQ+ specific issues. No matter where you are in life, our attorneys are committed to helping you prepare for the future and provide you with clarity and guidance you need on the issues that matter most.

 

Terry Frank Law is also here to support you with the probate process, or the court procedure of administering a decedent’s estate upon death. Whether a loved one dies with or without a will, our lawyers will guide you through the process of opening a court file, identifying and collecting the estate assets, creating an inventory, paying creditors, notifying beneficiaries, making distributions and drafting and filing the necessary reports for the court.

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