Wills & Trusts

Columbus Estate Planning Lawyers

Everyone of age in Columbus, Ohio should take the time to write a will or create a trust. Writing a will helps your family know your wishes for your property, health, and assets in the event that you become incapacitated or pass away. A will that is drafted correctly can help ensure your estate and assets are distributed properly. Without an experienced Columbus estate planning lawyer by your side, your will or trust could be questioned in probate court, or in some cases, could be deemed invalid.

Taking the time to write a will gives you and your family the peace of mind that is necessary to effectively plan for the future. Knowing that your loved ones will be taken care of when you are no longer around to do so is a priceless comfort. If you are in need of a will or trust, The Law Offices of Saia & Piatt, Inc. can be of great assistance to you!

Our attorneys have more than 100 years of combined legal experience and have extensive knowledge of a broad spectrum of practice areas. We have been relied upon to represent clients in both state and federal courts since 1996! With strong, effective representation, we have helped individuals and families in Ohio with their estate planning, family law, and elder law matters faithfully and ethically, including guiding them through the probate process.

Estate Planning Services

The process of creating a valid will and trust becomes more complicated as more assets or property are included in the will or trust. At The Law Offices of Saia & Piatt, Inc., we are experienced in all aspects of estate planning and tax planning in accordance with Ohio and federal laws. Our attorneys can be of assistance with the following:

  • Asset protection
  • Handling matters for farms
  • Pre-probate planning to neutralize the probate process
  • Sheltered truest tax planning
  • Special needs trusts for developmentally disabled children and adults
  • Succession planning for businesses
  • Trusts and LLCs

Don't have a will? Don't wait until it's too late!

If you don't have a last will and testament, your property could be subject to the probateprocess after you pass away. Many people prefer to avoid probate by establishing control over how they wish for their property to be handled after they pass away. In other cases, probate can be beneficial for a family. By consulting our Columbus will and trust lawyer, you can assess your goals or objectives and determine the best course of action for you to take.

In most instances, a simple will may be all that you need. Wills do not always have to be complicated, and you certainly do not have to be wealthy or in poor health to benefit from establishing one. After you decide that you want to write a will, we are here to help you!

If you would like to leave a will or establish a trust for your assets and property for your loved one, call the estate planning lawyers at The Law Offices of Saia & Piatt, Inc. today! We can walk you through the entire process to ensure your wishes are carried out in the way that you desire and in the way that is best for your family.

Contact our firm today to schedule your freecase evaluation to get started!