Personalized Estate Planning Services
Estate planning is a vital tool to protect your wishes and preserve your wealth in Illinois. At Howard, Hardyman & DiVerde, LLP Attorneys, we can help you create a personalized estate plan that fits your specific needs. All adults can benefit from having an estate plan, regardless of their age. We have experience creating simple as well as complex estate plans, and we know what documents to include to protect your and your family’s needs now and in the future. If you are considering an estate plan, call our attorneys at 815-516-1549 to discuss your estate planning goals.
At our law firm, you are more than just another client. We develop long-term relationships with our clients, and we will be there every step of the way.
Comprehensive Approach To Estate Planning
To address your needs, we get to know you and your goals. There are many factors to consider when creating an estate plan that will suit your objectives. Do you want to preserve your wealth or transfer your assets directly to the next generation? We can discuss all of your options and explain what documents are required to achieve your goals. Our lawyers will review the tax implications associated with preserving and transferring your assets to your loved ones. We know how to address a variety of issues that may impact your estate, and you can trust us to devise a plan that efficiently and cost-effectively implements your plan. We have experience preparing a variety of estate planning documents and handling complex estate issues, including:
- Wills and living wills
- Trusts, including special needs trusts
- Powers of attorney
- Guardianships for individuals or estates
- Probate and estate administration activities
- Preparing estate and trust income tax returns
Our law firm understands how difficult the estate planning process can be. We take a comprehensive and compassionate approach to make sure you and your family will be taken care of now and in the future.