The attorneys at Jacoby & Jacoby handle every type of estate and probate matter, including:

  • Basic estate planning, including preparation of revocable living trusts, wills, durable powers of attorney, and advance health care directives
  • Advanced estate planning, including preparation of irrevocable trusts for children, generation skipping trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, and grantor retained annuity trusts
  • Special needs trusts and litigation special needs trusts
  • Charitable planning, including charitable remainder trusts, charitable lead trusts, and private family foundations
  • Probate
  • Trust administration
  • Family business succession planning
  • Modification, reformation, and construction of irrevocable trusts

Whenever will or trust contests arise, you also need experienced attorneys who can protect your interests. Typically, matters contested during trust administration or probate litigation include:

  • Conflicting wills of different dates
  • Undue influence over the person writing the will or trust
  • Mental incapacity when signing a will or trust
  • Alleged will or trust forgery
  • Improperly written or ambiguous will or trust
  • Improper execution by the will executor or trustee