Personalized Attention To Your Unique Legal Needs

A Law Firm Helping You Navigate Estate Planning And Probate

Protecting your family from unnecessary emotional and financial hardship is likely among your chief concerns in life. While you may not be able to predict the future, you can take steps to support your family through troubling times by creating an effective estate plan that protects your assets and prevents unnecessary confusion upon your passing.At the McGivney Law Firm, PLLC, our estate planning lawyers take great care to provide the detailed and personalized advice you need to complete the most effective estate plan possible. By carefully examining your family’s financial situation and your goals, we work to tailor our guidance directly to your unique concerns, in turn helping you to create the most effective plan possible that complies with Michigan’s laws.

We Can Help You Build A Comprehensive Plan

Our estate planning guidance is designed to help you complete or review all necessary planning documents and processes, including:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Health care advocate or living wills
  • Durable powers of attorney
  • Guardianships and conservatorships
  • Medicaid and Medicare planning
  • Elder law issues
  • Estate tax planning
  • Business succession planning

Our planning guidance can help you ensure that the maximum amount of your estate remains with your family.

Helping You Get Through The Probate Process During A Difficult Time

After the loss of a loved one, it may be difficult to focus on the legal issues stemming from their passing. Our detailed guidance is designed to help you traverse the probate process as quickly and painlessly as possible and help you focus on your working through your grief rather than your legal concerns.

We offer advice on the various steps in the process, including:

  • Requesting the appointment of a personal representative from the court
  • Notification of heirs
  • Addressing creditor claims
  • Probate hearings
  • Identification and valuation of assets
  • Payment of debts
  • Filing accounting reports
  • Distributing assets
  • Closing the estate

Contact Our Office For Skilled Estate Planning And Probate Guidance

We are dedicated to helping you address your estate planning and probate issues quickly and effectively. Throughout our service to you, we strive to make your proceedings as painless as possible. To that end, we remain readily accessible throughout the duration of the case and will even travel to your home to help you complete any necessary paperwork. Contact our office online or call 810-229-2971 to schedule a free consultation to discuss your specific estate planning and probate needs.