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Why You Need an Oakland County Probate Attorney

At Shifman & Carlson, P.C., our Oakland County probate lawyers have the depth of understanding and skills you need on your side. Probate and estate legal matters can range from the simple to the extremely complex. The skill with which these issues are addressed will have a significant impact on the outcome, whether in planning an estate, or in litigating an estate matter. Passing on your assets to your loved ones is an extremely important issue, and protecting them from future difficulties with regard to taxation, distribution of your estate and the court challenges are all of concern. Our firm addressed each legal matter with the highest level of professional skill. We have over 50 years of experience, and our depth of understanding of all probate and estate matters is extensive. Whether you have a simple estate plan, a large number of assets including properties, business interests, works of art, stock and bank accounts and other assets, we can help you to create a plan that offers the most benefits to those you love.

Protect Your Estate for Your Loved Ones

Business succession can be a crucial issue in estate planning. Without the correct management of your affairs, a family business can have serious issues to deal with when a portion of the business is passed onto another person with no experience or knowledge. Arranging business succession can be a critical aspect of estate planning for families that share ownership in a commercial enterprise. Your loved ones should gain the benefit of your hard work without having to face legal issues and financial problems after you pass on. There are an astounding number of people who fail to plan their affairs early enough and their families suffer the consequences. These can include decisions about medical care and treatment, living arrangements and other important personal issues. We can help you ensure that those you care about know your wishes clearly, and that these wishes are then carried out exactly as you want. Protect your family from the financial losses and any future contention about what your wishes really are.

Simple and Complex Estate and Probate Matters

When it is necessary to litigate an estate matter, you want to know that you have a skilled Oakland County probate attorney working with you. There is no substitute for experience in these issues, and we are proud of our many successes for our clients in court. There are a great number of legal matters that can arise in an estate and during probate, and we have the experience, insight and knowledge that is necessary to resolve complex legal affairs. We can assist with guardianships, conservatorships, special needs trusts, family trusts, charitable trust and other types of trusts that reflect your individual needs and wishes with regard to passing on your estate.

Contact Shifman & Carlson, P.C. for more information about probate and estate law.


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Stanwood, MI 49364
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34705 West Twelve Mile Road, Suite 160
Farmington Hills, MI 48331
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